7th Annual RNA Symposium on RNA Science and Its Applications

The RNA Institute’s 7th Annual RNA Symposium will bring together scientific experts, students and industry professionals who conduct basic, applied and translational research in RNA. The RNA Symposium provides a forum for faculty, students and industry representatives to present their findings and network with colleagues. It has attracted Nobel Laureates, as well as National Academy Members, distinguished Howard Hughes Medical Institute Principal Investigators, renowned university professors, industry scientists and medical doctors, among others from around the world.

The 2020 Symposium includes talks from Nobel Laureate Michael Rosbash, Sandra Wolin, Sarah Woodson, Thomas Tuschl, Alain Laederach, Christos Kyratsous, Shuling Guo, Myriam Gorospe, Elisa Franco, Victoria D’Souza, Lydia Contreras, Christine Chow, John Carulli, Philip Bevilacqua, and Marlene Belfort, as well as presentations by faculty, postdocs, and students. Please join us for this exciting event!

Optional Hands-on Workshops Include:

  • How to perform miRacles: a simple and low-cost assay for microRNA detection
  • Myotonic dystrophy and other microsatellite disorders – new avenues for industry and academic research
  • Gradient fractionation
  • RNA simulations
  • Epitranscriptomics
  • Sequencing technologies

Details can be found at: https://www.rna.albany.edu/7th-annual-rna-symposium/