The Glittering Treasure in Your Genome’s Junk

2 · a16z · July 15, 2022, 4:03 p.m.
Rick Young is a professor of biology at MIT who studies RNA that is transcribed from the part of the genome that does not code for proteins, known as non-coding DNA. This part of the genome was once referred to as ‘junk DNA,’ which gives you a sense of what many thought of its value.... Read More The post The Glittering Treasure in Your Genome’s Junk appeared first on Future....