NIAMS Awards $500K in Three Grants for miRNA Research in Skeletal Development, Disease | GenomeWeb

By Doug Macron

The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases last month awarded nearly $500,000 to fund three grants supporting researchers studying the role of microRNAs in skeletal development and disease.

The first grant went to University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center researcher Douglas Millay to support his investigation of the role miR-206 plays in skeletal muscle regeneration.

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