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November 2018

Staples Lecture: Dr. David Bartel

November 15 @ 8:00 am - November 16 @ 5:00 pm

The Staples Lecture presents Dr. David Bartel The Whitehead Institute, MIT, HHMI (elected to the National Academy in 2011) We study RNA. A major focus is on microRNAs (miRNAs), which are ~22-nt RNAs that specify gene repression by pairing to messenger RNAs (mRNAs) of protein-coding genes. We also investigate other types of short RNAs and the proteins that either make short RNAs or use them to silence gene expression. Another focus is on mRNAs, with particular interest in their untranslated…

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