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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(4): 727-738
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.804.079


Role of miRNA Signatures in Health and Productivity of Livestock
Aamir Bashir Wara1*, Supriya Chhotaray1, Burhan Ud Din Shafi2, Snehasmita Panda1, Mitek Tarang1, Saleem Yosuf3, Naseer Ahmad Baba3 and Amit Kumar1
1Division of Animal Genetics
2Division of Animal Nutrition
3Division of Animal Genetics, ICAR- National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, 132001, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The knowledge and implementation of microRNA expression profiles in disease diagnosis and target gene identification have grown exponentially. MicroRNAs as markers of disease diagnosis and prognosis, and as new therapeutic targets have been substantially explored in human and animals. Several target gene sites have been identified experimentally and some are predicted computationally in some livestock and pet species, and polymorphism at these sites is viewed as a basis for selection. While in the medical sciences, use of miRNA as a biomarker has gained impetus, the accomplishment in animal science remains still below adequacy. Below we review the history of its discovery in various healthy and diseased tissues and body fluids that could pave a way for improvement of health and productivity in animals.


Keywords: MicroRNA, Livestock, and Biomarker
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Aamir Bashir Wara, Supriya Chhotaray, Burhan Ud Din Shafi, Snehasmita Panda, Mitek Tarang, and Amit Kumar. 2019. Role of miRNA Signatures in Health and Productivity of Livestock.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(4): 727-738. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.804.079