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Pseudo–Messenger RNA: Phantoms of the Transcriptome

  • Martin C Frith,

    Affiliations: Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

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  • Laurens G Wilming,

    Affiliation: Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, United Kingdom

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  • Alistair Forrest,

    Affiliation: Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

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  • Hideya Kawaji,

    Affiliation: Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan

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  • Sin Lam Tan,

    Affiliations: Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore, Singapore, University of the Western Cape, South African National Bioinformatics Institute, Bellville, South Africa

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  • Claes Wahlestedt,

    Affiliations: Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Biomedical Sciences, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, Florida, United States of America

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  • Vladimir B Bajic,

    Affiliations: Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore, Singapore, University of the Western Cape, South African National Bioinformatics Institute, Bellville, South Africa

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  • Chikatoshi Kai,

    Affiliation: Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan

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  • Jun Kawai,

    Affiliations: Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan, Genome Science Laboratory, Discovery Research Institute, RIKEN Wako Institute, Wako, Japan

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  • Piero Carninci,

    Affiliations: Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan, Genome Science Laboratory, Discovery Research Institute, RIKEN Wako Institute, Wako, Japan

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  • Yoshihide Hayashizaki,

    Affiliations: Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan, Genome Science Laboratory, Discovery Research Institute, RIKEN Wako Institute, Wako, Japan

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  • Timothy L Bailey,

    Affiliation: Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

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  • Lukasz Huminiecki mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: Lukasz.Huminiecki@licr.uu.se

    Affiliations: Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Uppsala Universitet, Uppsala, Sweden

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  • Published: April 28, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.0020023
  • Published in PLOS Genetics

About the Authors

Martin C Frith, Hideya Kawaji, Chikatoshi Kai, Jun Kawai, Piero Carninci, Yoshihide Hayashizaki
Genome Exploration Research Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Yokohama, Japan
Martin C Frith, Alistair Forrest, Timothy L Bailey
Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Laurens G Wilming
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, United Kingdom
Sin Lam Tan, Vladimir B Bajic
Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore, Singapore
Sin Lam Tan, Vladimir B Bajic
University of the Western Cape, South African National Bioinformatics Institute, Bellville, South Africa
Claes Wahlestedt, Lukasz Huminiecki
Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Claes Wahlestedt
Department of Biomedical Sciences, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, Florida, United States of America
Jun Kawai, Piero Carninci, Yoshihide Hayashizaki
Genome Science Laboratory, Discovery Research Institute, RIKEN Wako Institute, Wako, Japan
Lukasz Huminiecki
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Uppsala Universitet, Uppsala, Sweden

Corresponding Author

Email: Lukasz.Huminiecki@licr.uu.se

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MCF, CW, VBB, JK, PC, and YH conceived and designed the experiments. MCF, VBB, and CK performed the experiments. MCF, LGW, AF, HK, SLT, VBB, TLB, and LH analyzed the data. MCF, CK, JK, PC, YH, TLB, and LH contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. MCF and LH wrote the paper.