EXROP Projects: Manuel Ares Jr.

Manuel Ares Jr.

Summary

Manuel Ares's research focuses on RNA processing and the structure and function of RNA, with special attention to the role of RNA processing in genome function and evolution. To encourage the development of scientist-teachers, he recruited undergraduates to participate in a research group that conducted genomic studies of splicing in humans and Plasmodium spp., the causative agent of malaria.

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Local Summer Program: TBD
Program Dates: TBD

Scientist Profile

HHMI Professor
University of California, Santa Cruz
Molecular Biology