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RNAi Global Initiative to Solicit Additional Input from Non-Members

NEW YORK, Dec. 7 (GenomeWeb News) - At the first meeting of the Genome-Wide RNAi Global Initiative, the member institutions agreed to "solicit additional input from other external sources," Dharmacon, the group's leader, said today.


The group, formed in October, is an alliance of Dharmacon and 10 international research centers pioneering whole-genome RNAi screening.


At the meeting, participants shared best practices and discussed collaborations to accelerate biomedical discovery using the genome-wide library, Dharmacon said.


The initiative plans to meet twice a year.

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