Best research paper award


Former visiting PhD-student Fariha Khan recently received the Best Research Paper Award 2013/2014 from the Higher Education Commission (HEC) in Pakistan.

Fariha's work on a RNA-binding protein from tobacco was caried out under supervision of Rolf Boelens and Hugo van Ingen. It was published in Nucleic Acids Research as Structural basis of nucleic acid binding by Nicotiana tabacum glycine-rich RNA-binding protein: implications for its RNA chaperone function. DOI: 10.1093/nar/gku468.