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Modern biology has been revolutionized by the discovery that many processes of fundamental importance are regulated by RNA molecules. We continue to realize the potential of RNA regulatory mechanis​ms, illuminating biology and advancing medicine through development of new RNA therapeutics. Major knowledge gaps remain in the basic, diagnostic and therapeutic areas of RNA Bioscience, and much remains to be discovered about mechanisms of RNA regulation and their impact on biology and disease.​

The mission of the RNA Bioscience Initiative is to create and expand
a vibrant center of discovery and innovation in RNA research, diagnostics and therapy. Our goal is to provide a fluid pipeline from basic to clinical RNA research at the Anschutz Medical Campus.

RNA Bioscience Initiative Newsletter

Read the Fall 2018 RNA Bioscience Newsletter to learn more about the RNA Bioscience Initiative, RNA, and RNA Therapy. You'll also meet the new RBI faculty, and find information about our grant programs, educational programs, and RNA informatics.

Joan Steitz Awarded Lasker Prize

Joan Steitz, a titan of RNA Biology and promotion of diversity in science, was awarded one of the Lasker prizes.

Taliaferro Awarded Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Grant

Matthew Taliaferro has been awarded a Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Grant from the Boettcher Foundation.

Rissland Awarded R35 Grant for Early Stage

Olivia Rissland has been awarded an R35 grant for Early Stage Investigators through the NIH Institute of General Medical Sciences.

Jagannathan Awarded Research Grant

Suja Jagannathan has been awarded a Research Grant through the Friends of FSH Research.


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RNA Bioscience Initiative

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus