NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – ENCODE datasets contain more than 90,000 sequences that could form circular RNAs (circRNAs), according to a recently published study. Scientists at the Computational Genomics Lab at the Beijing Institutes of Life Science found those sequences with a new algorithm they wrote to detect circRNAs, which they say improves upon previous methods of detecting the genetic transcripts.

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