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Recent Advances in Identification of RNA Modifications


Recent Advances in Identification of RNA Modifications

Wei Chen et al. Noncoding RNA.


RNA modifications are involved in a broad spectrum of biological and physiological processes. To reveal the functions of RNA modifications, it is important to accurately predict their positions. Although high-throughput experimental techniques have been proposed, they are cost-ineffective. As good complements of experiments, many computational methods have been proposed to predict RNA modification sites in recent years. In this review, we will summarize the existing computational approaches directed at predicting RNA modification sites. We will also discuss the challenges and future perspectives in developing reliable methods for predicting RNA modification sites.

Keywords: N1-methyladenosine; N6-methyladenosine; RNA modification; pseudouridine.

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