Carnegie Mellon Lands $4M for Nucleic Acids Center | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb Staff Reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Center for Nucleic Acids Science and Technology (CNAST) at Carnegie Mellon University has received a $3.9 million donation from the DSF Charitable Foundation, which it plans to use to develop new tools for manipulating and monitoring gene expression.

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