‘Modified’ central dogma. The central dogma of molecular biology states that DNA is transcribed to RNA, which is then translated into protein. In light of the emerging importance of non-coding RNAs, this diagram shows how non-coding RNAs serve to regulate each step in the central dogma, including regulating their own transcription.
Ozomaro et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:132 doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-132