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If you would like to find out more about RNAcentral or take a tour of the website, consider taking an online training course that contains data overview, tips for searching, quizzes, and more.

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Watch a recording of an online webinar to see RNAcentral in action:

Recorded on October 28th, 2015.


RNAcentral has been described in several papers:

RNAcentral: a comprehensive database of non-coding RNA sequences

The RNAcentral Consortium, 2017
Nucleic Acids Research (Database issue)
NAR | EuropePMC | Pubmed

RNAcentral: an international database of ncRNA sequences

The RNAcentral Consortium, 2015
Nucleic Acids Research (Database issue)
NAR | EuropePMC | Pubmed

RNAcentral: A vision for an international database of RNA sequences

Bateman et al., 2011
RNA | EuropePMC | Pubmed


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