Boston Biomedical Secures NIH Grant to Develop Asymmetric RNAi Technology for Research Apps | GenomeWeb

By Doug Macron

Boston Biomedical was awarded last month a one-year, $312,194 grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop its so-called asymmetric interfering RNA technology for research applications.

The company plans to use the funding to optimize the design of the aiRNA oligos as reagents for “gene function research, including genome-wide genomics studies,” the grant's abstract states.

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