Peer Review Committee for RNA Mechanisms in Cancer (RMC)

Areas Reviewed

Functional and structural changes in RNA in carcinogenesis including:

  • RNA processing 
  • miRNAs
  • translation
  • protein interactions with nucleotides
  • biophysical determination of structure of macromolecules

Committee Members

Joel R. Neilson, PhD, Chair
Baylor College of Medicine
HoustonTX

Jay R. Hesselberth, PhD Vice-Chair
Univ. of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus and DC
Aurora, CO

Nicholas Conrad, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Dallas, TX

Joe Frick, Stakeholder
Philadelphia, PA

Wendy Gilbert, PhD
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Aaron Goldstrohm, PhD
The Regents of the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

Hani Goodarzi, PhD
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Andrew Grimson, PhD
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Lin He, PhD
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Heather Hundley, PhD
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN

Nicholas Ingolia, PhD
The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Prasanth K.V. Kannanganattu, PhD
University of Illinois
Urbana, IL

Xiongbin Lu, PhD
Indiana University, Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Christopher Maher, PhD
Washington University , St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

Mo Motamedi, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Jeffrey Pleiss, PhD
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Aristotelis Tsirigos, PhD
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY