Christine A. Mei

Learn More
Ribonuclease P (RNase P) catalyzes the cleavage of leader sequences from precursor tRNA (pre-tRNA). Typically, these enzymes are ribonucleic protein complexes that are found in all domains of life. However, a new class of RNase P has been discovered that is composed entirely of protein, termed protein-only RNase P (PRORP). To investigate the molecular(More)
BACKGROUND Comprehensive, community-based efforts may reduce rates of childhood obesity. COMMUNITY CONTEXT Almost half of the children in Houston are overweight or obese, even though Houston has many available resources that support good nutrition, physical activity, and prevention of weight gain among children. METHODS We used existing resources to(More)
  • 1