Posted at: 06/11/2013 1:10 PM
Updated at: 06/11/2013 6:14 PM
By: Benita Zahn
ALBANY – The University at Albany has unveiled its new RNA institute.
It's a state of the art facility that will house scientists, technicians and other employees.
“The heart of what happens here is to create a bigger - and a bigger view of
Welcome to the world of
“We can regulate or knock down
Dr. Paul Agris is Director of the
Not only is the institute novel in its mission - to create a community for
“So you've created for what will still be created. .. For years to come .. A whole new geometry. “
The institute, while already operational, is expected to be fully staffed and up to speed by the fall.
The institute will serve as a hub for studies on diseases and conditions including Alzheimer’s, AIDS and ALS.