NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In a paper appearing online last night in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a team of American and French scientists identified a microRNA expression profile that can predict which kidney transplant patients will suffer acute transplant rejection and reduced transplant function.

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