AU_rich_element    (CURRENT_SVN)

SO Accession: SO:0001180 (SOWiki)
Definition: A cis-acting element found in the 3' UTR of some mRNA which is rich in AUUUA pentamers. Messenger RNAs bearing multiple AU-rich elements are often unstable.
Synonyms: ARE, AU rich element, AU-rich element
DB Xrefs: PMID: 7892223  

Parents: UTR_region (SO:0000837)
three_prime_UTR (SO:0000205)
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