Time required to splice intron in HeLa cell

Range <30 sec
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Huranová M et al., The differential interaction of snRNPs with pre-mRNA reveals splicing kinetics in living cells. J Cell Biol. 2010 Oct 4 191(1):75-86. p.83 left column 3rd paragraphPubMed ID20921136
Comments "The residence times of the core splicing components (U2 and U5 snRNPs) can provide us with an estimate of the mean splicing rate in living cells. [Researchers'] results suggest that splicing is accomplished within 30 s."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108452