Last modified on 03 September 2008.

As a public service, the Gutell Laboratory at the University of Texas at Austin is providing RNA sequence and structure data and information that was collected, analyzed, interpreted, and put into web-based formats that allow for their visualization and downloading.

In recognition of the time and effort invested into this work, we request that any use of data from the CRW Site be properly cited as outlined on the CRW "Citations and Acknowledgements" web page at the "Site Information" link. Unless it is explicitly stated, the following reference should be cited:

Cannone J.J., Subramanian S., Schnare M.N., Collett J.R., D'Souza L.M., Du Y., Feng B., Lin N., Madabusi L.V., MÜller K.M., Pande N., Shang Z., Yu N., and Gutell R.R. (2002). The Comparative RNA Web (CRW) Site: An Online Database of Comparative Sequence and Structure Information for Ribosomal, Intron, and Other RNAs. BioMed Central Bioinformatics, 3:2. [Correction: BioMed Central Bioinformatics. 3:15.]

Depending on the policy of the journal and the type of data accessed, it might be appropriate to cite the URL for the CRW Site: ""

Please contact the CRW Support Team with questions or comments about the Comparative RNA Web Site.