Dr. Valadkhan Saba

Dr. Valadkhan Saba

Assistant Professor

Center for RNA Molecular Biology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
10900 Euclid avenue, Wood RT100-8, Cleveland, United States of America, 44106

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GENETICS

Biography:

2004 - present: Assistant professor in the Center for RNA Molecular Biology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH. Research topics: the regulatory role of long non-protein-coding RNAs in higher eukaryotes, the role of small non-coding RNAs in splicing. 1996 - 2004: Graduate student, Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY. M.A., 1997; M. Phil., 2000; Ph.D., 2003 (graduated with distinction). Ph.D. advisor: Professor James L. Manley. Thesis title: Catalytic and Folding Properties of Protein-free Spliceosomal snRNAs. 1989 - 1996: Medical School in Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran (M.D., 1996)

Academic positions:

2004 - present: Assistant professor in the Center for RNA Molecular Biology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH. Research topics: the regulatory role of long non-protein-coding RNAs in higher eukaryotes, the role of small non-coding RNAs in splicing.

Research interests:

Long non-coding RNAs

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