With New NSF Grant, Yale Researcher Looks To Answer MicroRNA Questions | GenomeWeb

In the roughly 10 years since lin-4 became the first microRNA discovered, hundreds more have been identified in mammals, invertebrates, and plants. And yet some of the most fundamental questions about miRNAs remain unanswered. With the help of a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation worth $420,000, Yale researcher Frank Slack aims to help remedy this situation.

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