Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
- RNA editing
The process by which messenger RNA (mRNA) is modified (edited) after it is synthesized before it is translated into protein.
- RNA interference
The process by which the introduction of double-stranded RNA into a cell interferes with the expression of genes. Abbreviated RNAi.
- RNA polymerase
The enzyme that makes the very large molecule RNA, by joining together many smaller molecules, using DNA as a template.
- RNA silencing
RNA inactivation; and RNA interference.
- RNA virus
A virus in which the genetic material is RNA. The RNA may be either double- or single-stranded. There are 6 classes of viruses. The DNA viruses constitute classes I and II. The RNA viruses make up the remaining classes. Class III viruses have a double-stranded RNA genome. Class IV viruses have a positive single-stranded RNA […]