Key Features

  • This series provides a forum for discussion of new discoveries, approaches, and ideas
  • Contributions from leading scholars and industry experts
  • Reference guide for researchers involved in molecular biology and related fields


Researchers, professors and graduate students in biochemistry, chemistry, molecular biology, biotechnology, and medicine.

Table of Contents

  1. Towards a Durable Treatment of HIV-1 Infection Using RNA Interference
    Ben Berkhout & Julia JM Eekels
  2. The Role of MicroRNAs in Viral Infection
    Catherine L Jopling, Ashley P.E. Roberts & Andrew P Lewis
  3. Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression in Human Cells by Non-Coding RNAs
    Stuart Knowling & Kevin V. Morris
  4. MicroRNA Function in the Nervous System
    Gerhard Schratt, Robert Fiore, Sharof Khudayberdiev & Reuben Saba
  5. Small RNA-Induced Transcriptional Gene Regulation in Mammals: Mechanisms, Therapeutic Applications and Scope Within the Genome
    Marc S. Weinberg & Victoria A. Green
  6. When Cellular Networks Run Out of Control: Global Dysregulation of the RNAi Machinery in Human Pathology and Therapy
    Stefan Mockenhaupt, Nina Schürmann & Dirk Grimm


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© 2011
Academic Press
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Praise for the series:
"Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist-for whom the numerous references will be invaluable-but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell." --British Medical Journal