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Contact: Hema Bashyam
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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Structure of Human Argonaute-2 in Complex with miR-20a

Caption: This is a schematic representation of the hAgo2-miR-20a complex with the PAZ domain in red and the Mid domain in green. The microRNA, shown in stick representation, is anchored at its ends in the PAZ and Mid domains and tracks along the RNA binding groove.

Credit: Joshua-Tor@CSHL

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