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Partners in dicing

René F Ketting

Author Affiliations

Hubrecht Laboratory (KNAW), Uppsalalaan 8, 3584 CT, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Genome Biology 2006, 7:210  doi:10.1186/gb-2006-7-3-210

Published: 31 March 2006

Abstract

Research into the mechanism of RNA interference has seen immense progress over the past few years. Recent studies of the protein Dicer, a key enzyme in the process, have started to reveal how this single enzyme is targeted to different RNA-silencing pathways.