Firefly BioWorks Announces New Grant for MicroRNA Research  
2/12/2013 9:51:45 AM

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Firefly BioWorks announces today the creation of the Firefly Frontiers Grant, open to any scientist or engineer from an academic or non-profit research institution. “We are excited to provide financial support to researchers for expanding the horizons of microRNA research. We encourage applicants to explore high-impact questions and those high-risk explorations that would not be normally funded through a traditional academic route,” says Dr. Davide Marini, co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Firefly BioWorks.