NIH Awards Three Grants Supporting RNAi, microRNA Rx Development | GenomeWeb

By Doug Macron

The National Institutes of Health last month earmarked nearly $650,000 to fund three research projects focused on developing RNAi- and microRNA-based therapeutics for cancer and Huntington's disease.

The first grant was awarded to Mirna Therapeutics to support the company's work on creating therapeutic miRNA mimics as cancer treatments.

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