Fast and easy identification of plant microRNAs
miRkwood is a software package for the discovery of microRNAs and their hairpin precursors in plant genomes. It combines multiple evidences to support the prediction: thermodynamical stability, conservation, miRNA:miRNA* duplex,... mirkwood has a user-friendly interface to navigate in the data, as well as many export options to conduct further analyses.
It comes in two versions.
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Sylvain Legrand (Evo-Eco-Paleo, UMR CNRS 8198 University of Lille)
Isabelle Guigon, Jean-Frédéric Berthelot, Mohcen Benmounah, Hélène Touzet, Bonsai (CRIStAL, UMR CNRS 9189 University of Lille, and Inria Lille Nord Europe)
This project was supported by France Genomique.