Friday 13 July 2007
microRNA and RNA-decay pathways converge to the chromatoid body.
This highly specialized structure might function as an intracellular focal domain that organizes and controls RNA processing in male germ cells.
Kotaja N, Sassone-Corsi P. The chromatoid body: a germ-cell-specific RNA-processing centre. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2007 Jan;8(1):85-90. PMID: 17183363