Are long noncoding RNAs the new frontier in cancer treatment? Long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) have been defined as non-coding transcripts of >200 nucleotides in length to distinguish them from miRNAs. They make up >75% of the actively transcribed genome and over 85%
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Victor is a research instructor in Melissa Moore and Phillip Zamore labs. Victor is interested in everything RNA, and has been working in the RNA field since his undergraduate years. A biochemist by training, several years ago […]
Winners of 2015 …………… Lifetime Achievement Award …………… Fritz Eckstein, PhD Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine Dr. Eckstein received a Ph.D. in chemistry in 1960 at the University of Bonn in Germany. This was followed by a postdoctoral […]