UK Researchers Study MicroRNAs Throughout Gestation in Mares
Shavahn Loux, a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Kentucky (UK) Gluck Equine Research Center, is studying microRNAs (or miRNAs), a small nonprotein coding gene in animals, in pregnant mares.

She said the research into miRNAs began due to their potential to act as biomarkers (a measurable indicator of a biological state or condition). The body expresses them in response

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