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Fanning excels on track and in lab

Biology major Kathryn Fanning has expanded her CV to include a publication in the Journal of Neuroscience. She collaborated with researchers in UAlbany's RNA Institute and at the University of Virginia. Already on her CV are University Track and Field records at the mile and the 1000 meter distances. [more...]

Governor highlights RNA Institute Project

The RNA Institute was one of only four projects chosen to be presented in front of the Governor during his recent bus tour

Student initiatives to commercialize RNA

The RNA Institute's Student Venture Fund Challenges Teams of Science and Business Students to Bring RNA Inventions to Market by awarding teams $50,000 each. [More Information]

Dell partners for enhanced computation

The RNA Institute and Dell are making state-of-the-art computational equipment available to model ribonucleic acid (RNA) for potential drug discovery and design. Dell’s computational equipment provides researchers with enhanced computation and visualization of RNA using 3-D imaging, [More Information]

Life Sciences initiatives win state funding.

The University at Albany is a beneficiary of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's "Open for Business" grant competition. The RNA Institute has been awarded ... [more..]

Krackeler Scientific makes first corporate gift to the Institute

Krackeler Scientific, Inc., an Albany-based distributor of scientific products, has made the first corporate gift to The RNA Institute at the University at Albany. The gift totals $45,000. [more..]

Interdisciplinary Pilot Research Awards

The RNA Institute is pleased to announce the inaugural Interdisciplinary Pilot Research Program (IPRP) Awardees for the fiscal year 2010. [More Information]

RNA Institute Launch

UAlbany President George Philip was joined by SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher, Congressman Paul Tonko, Institute scientists, industry representatives and many others for the official launch of the Institute on June 4. [more]

Dan Fabris joins The Institute this month

Dr. Dan Fabris has joined The RNA Institute and become Chair of the Internal Scientific Advisory Board. Dan, whose specialty is mass spectroscopy, will have a joint appointment in Chemistry and Biology.

Paul Agris joins The RNA Institute as Director

Paul Agris, a moving force behind The Institute, has joined the UAlbany full time as the Institute's Director. Paul will have appointments in Biology and Chemistry.