Penn Team to Sequence RNA from Single Heart and Brain Cells to Study Gene Expression Variability | GenomeWeb

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania plan to use single-cell transcriptome sequencing and functional genomics technology to study transcriptome variability in cardiac cells and neurons.

The team recently won a five-year, $10 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for the project, under the NIH's Single Cell Analysis Program. The Penn team is one of three groups that were awarded funding under the program.

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