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Predicted secondary structure and sequence conservation of SraC_RyeA
Symbol SraC_RyeA
Rfam RF00101
Other data
RNA type Gene; sRNA
Domain(s) Bacteria
SO 0000655
PDB structures PDBe

The SraC/RyeA RNA is a non-coding RNA that was discovered in E. coli during two large scale screens for RNAs.[1][2] The function of this RNA is currently unknown. This RNA overlaps the SdsR/RyeB RNA on the opposite strand suggesting that the two RNAs may act in a concerted manner.


  1. ^ Argaman, L; Hershberg R; Vogel J; Bejerano G; Wagner EG; Margalit H; Altuvia S (2001). "Novel small RNA-encoding genes in the intergenic regions of Escherichia coli". Curr Biol. 11 (12): 941&ndash, 950. doi:10.1016/S0960-9822(01)00270-6. PMID 11448770.
  2. ^ Wassarman, KM; Repoila F; Rosenow C; Storz G; Gottesman S (2001). "Identification of novel small RNAs using comparative genomics and microarrays". Genes Dev. 15 (13): 1637&ndash, 1651. doi:10.1101/gad.901001. PMC 312727. PMID 11445539.

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