def: "A small RNA molecule that is the product of a longer exogenous or endogenous dsRNA, which is either a bimolecular duplex or very long hairpin, processed (via the Dicer pathway) such that numerous siRNAs accumulate from both strands of the dsRNA. SRNAs trigger the cleavage of their target molecules." [PMID:12592000]
synonym: "small interfering RNA" EXACT 
xref: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SiRNA "wiki"
is_a: SO:0000655 ! ncRNA
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