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HGNC Approved SymbolHGNC Approved Name
SNORD15Bsmall nucleolar RNA, C/D box 15B
snoid : SR0000063
Length : 146
Abstract : Homo sapiens C/D box snoRNA U15B. This snoRNA is a close paralogue of the snoRNA U15A that was cloned from an extract of HeLa cells immuniprecipitated with an anti-fibrillarin antibody by Tycowski, Shu and Steitz. (1993). Both are predicited to guide the 2'O-ribose methylation of 28S rRNA A3764 (Kiss-Laszlo et al. 1996). U15B and U15A reside in the same host gene (RPS3).
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Host gene : RPS3 (ribosomal protein S3)
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Target RNA : 28S rRNA A3764
sno/scaRNAs with same target 28S rRNA A3764 : U15A   
References :
- Kiss-Laszlo, Z., Henry, Y., Bachellerie, J. P., Caizergues-Ferrer, M., and Kiss, T. (1996). Site-specific ribose methylation of preribosomal RNA: a novel function for small nucleolar RNAs. Cell, 85, 1077-1088.
- Tycowski, K. T., Shu, M. D., and Steitz, J. A. (1993). A small nucleolar RNA is processed from an intron of the human gene encoding ribosomal protein S3. Genes Dev, 7, 1176-1190.
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