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Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a biologically important type of molecule that consists of a long chain of nucleotide units. Each nucleotide consists of a nitrogenous base, a ribose sugar, and a phosphate.
Insight into the treatment for Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus

Insight into the treatment for Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus

AI creates artificial DNA to control cell protein production

AI creates artificial DNA to control cell protein production

Newly developed tool helps snip out faulty genes in a safe manner

Newly developed tool helps snip out faulty genes in a safe manner

Breakthrough on the way to new therapeutic strategies

Breakthrough on the way to new therapeutic strategies

RNA-targeting strategy to repair the genetic cause of ALS and dementia

RNA-targeting strategy to repair the genetic cause of ALS and dementia

Chemically attenuated live DNA virus vaccine prevents viral infection

Chemically attenuated live DNA virus vaccine prevents viral infection

3D “mini eyes” provide insight into genetically induced blindness

3D “mini eyes” provide insight into genetically induced blindness

Revealing the functional significance of DDX41 in great detail

Revealing the functional significance of DDX41 in great detail

Applying “programmable molecular scissors” to combat COVID-19 infection

Applying “programmable molecular scissors” to combat COVID-19 infection

New study figures out which patients will react to immunotherapy

New study figures out which patients will react to immunotherapy

Statistical methodology uncovers changes in genomic data

Statistical methodology uncovers changes in genomic data

NIH funds research on mRNA vaccines to stop cancer development

NIH funds research on mRNA vaccines to stop cancer development

microRNA molecules upregulate proteins instead of dampening it

microRNA molecules upregulate proteins instead of dampening it

Providing structural understanding of the influenza virus

Providing structural understanding of the influenza virus

RNA-edited regions in brain shed light on neurodevelopment and disease

RNA-edited regions in brain shed light on neurodevelopment and disease

New technique could help fine-tune the production of useful proteins

New technique could help fine-tune the production of useful proteins

New tool advances potential means to deliver gene therapy

New tool advances potential means to deliver gene therapy

All normal human tissues express remnants of widespread retrovirus

All normal human tissues express remnants of widespread retrovirus

Novel method for comparing single-cell trajectories with tree alignment

Novel method for comparing single-cell trajectories with tree alignment

Dual threat may lead cyanobacteria to take in more carbon

Dual threat may lead cyanobacteria to take in more carbon