NIH Awards $1.6M in microRNA Research Grants in June | GenomeWeb

The National Institutes of Health this month awarded nearly $1.6 million in research grants to support efforts exploring the role of microRNAs in radiation injury, cancer, psychiatric disorders, and pancreatic cell function.

Radiation Injury

The first grant was awarded to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute researcher Dipanjan Chowdhury to fund his work examining serum microRNAs as biomarkers for radiation injury to lung and hematopoietic cells.

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