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Phillip D Zamore PhD

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Gretchen Stone Cook Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Chair and Professor

Research Focus - Small RNA Silencing Pathways

Dissecting the RNAi and miRNA pathways

Representative Publications

  • Terminal modification, sequence, length, and PIWI-protein identity determine piRNA stability. Gainetdinov I, Colpan C, Cecchini K, Arif A, Jouravleva K, Albosta P, Vega-Badillo J, Lee Y, Özata DM, Zamore PD.Mol Cell. 2021 Sep 29:S1097-2765(21)00746-2. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2021.09.012. Online ahead of print.PMID: 34626567 Read Publication

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  • Inside the new mRNA vaccines for COVID-19
    Research News

    Inside the new mRNA vaccines for COVID-19

    The new vaccines by Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna use messenger RNA to stimulate the immune system to protect against COVID-19. These vaccines are the first of their kind and researchers at UMass Medical School are among the leading RNA biologists in the world.

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