Gary Ruvkun, PhD, of the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology and the Department of Molecular Biology, has been awarded the 2014 Gruber Genetics Prize from the Gruber Foundation through Yale University for his work with Victor Ambros, PhD, University of Massachusetts, identifying the existence of microRNAs in animals that control the activity of other genes.

http://gruber.yale.edu/genetics/2014/gary-ruvkun