Extracellular RNAs including miRNAs, piRNAs, tRNA fragments and long non-coding RNA fragments have been found in plasma and correlated with disease. For microRNAs, there is emerging evidence of a functional role for these extracellular RNAs in cardiovascular diseases. However, there needs to be a concerted effort to: 1) develop new models and tools to study the role of these entities; 2) validate findings from different... more »
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What translational bioinformatics tools could be used in pulmonary medicine to allow multidimensional, multi-scale modeling of clinical and biomolecular data to assist clinical decision-making?
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