History of the Updates

Recent News:

  • May 2009:
    • Major layout makeover
  • August 2011:
    • Introduction text updated, addition of new entries to the database
    • Major overhaul of website scripts (now a MySql/PHP based database)
  • March 2012:
    • Addition of content management system and major layout makeover
  • Initial publication of the database:
    • Limbach, P.A., Crain, P.F. and McCloskey, J.A. (1994) Summary: the modified nucleosides of RNA. Nucleic Acids Res, 22, pp. 2183-96. PubMed
  • Brief summaries of changes and updates have been published in:
    • Crain, P.F. and McCloskey, J.A. (1996) The RNA modification database. Nucleic Acids Res, 24, pp. 98-9. PubMed
    • Crain, P.F. and McCloskey, J.A. (1997) The RNA modification database. Nucleic Acids Res, 25, pp. 126-7. PubMed
    • McCloskey, J.A. and Crain, P.F. (1998) The RNA modification database--1998. Nucleic Acids Res, 26, pp. 196-7. PubMed
    • Rozenski, J., Crain, P.F. and McCloskey, J.A. (1999) The RNA Modification Database: 1999 update. Nucleic Acids Res, 27, pp. 196-7. PubMed
  • Description of the current version can be found in the following paper and users of the RNA Modification Database are requested to cite this paper as the source of information:
    • Cantara, W.A., Crain, P.F., Rozenski, J., McCloskey, J.A., Harris, K.A., Zhang, X., Vendeix, F.A., Fabris, D. and Agris, P.F. (2011) The RNA Modification Database, RNAMDB: 2011 update. Nucleic Acids Res, 39, pp. D195-201. PubMed