SO Accession: SO:0002356 (SOWiki)
Definition: An RNA comprising an extended inverted repeat, the stem of which is typically much longer than that of miRNA precursors and can be up to 400 base pairs in length. hpRNAs are processed by Dicer-2 to generate endogenous short interfering RNAs (siRNAs).
Synonyms: Hairpin RNA
DB Xrefs: PMID: 18463630  
PMID: 18719707  
PMID: 25544562  

Parent: ncRNA (SO:0000655)
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