RNA Institute College of Arts & Sciences | University at Albany
Paul Agris Director Director's Message



Collaborative Capabilities

If you have a research need that requires a technology development collaboration with wide ranging applicability to RNA science, please contact our scientific staff and/or affiliated faculty

We have advanced capabilities in RNA separation science, methods, technology and analytics. The Institute looks to leverage the expertise of its scientific staff as well as instrument resources to develop technologies that address broad needs in RNA science.  Visit our research team’s page for information on specific research interests and the latest collaborations.

Funding Mechanisms
Facility Information
Grant Application Facilities and Letter of Support


Funding Mechanisms


Facility Information

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Instrumentation Facility

Computational Facility

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Grant Application Facilities & Letter of Support

Looking for a facilities and environment document to support your grant application? Here is a draft version of our document that shows the research environment of The RNA Institute. Please note that this letter does not grant access to equipment and Institute personnel.

If you require a letter of support, please email Director, Paul Agris, with the following information with the subject line, Letter of Support:



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