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Curr Biol. 2008 Aug 26;18(16):R707-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2008.07.013.

Developmental timing: let-7 function conserved through evolution.

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  • 1Department of Human Genetics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-5330, USA.

Abstract

Expression of the heterochronic microRNA let-7 is tightly correlated with the onset of adult development in many animals, suggesting that it functions as an evolutionarily conserved developmental timer. This hypothesis has now been confirmed by studies in Drosophila.

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PMC2583239
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