Tag: genetics

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Part IV: Preparing the Next Wave Part IV: Preparing the Next Wave Education

Part IV: Preparing the Next Wave

  • By URMC Communications
  • May. 8, 2018
As years of dedication to her research is catapulting RNA biologist Lynne Maquat into the scientific spotlight, she remains intently focused on training and encouraging the next wave of scientists to ...
Part III: The Power and Promise of RNA Part III: The Power and Promise of RNA Education

Part III: The Power and Promise of RNA

  • By URMC Communications
  • May. 5, 2018
RNA presents an entirely new pool of drugs targets and provides an opening to correct diseases that don’t respond to conventional drugs. Lynne Maquat is working to gain a deeper understanding of RNA ...
Part II: Making Sense of Nonsense Part II: Making Sense of Nonsense Education

Part II: Making Sense of Nonsense

  • By URMC Communications
  • May. 3, 2018
As in most areas of life, mistakes in cells happen all the time. Luckily, the human body has built-in systems to eliminate potentially harmful slip-ups. Nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (NMD) is one of ...