Lab News

October 14, 2015

We welcome Adrian Pickar, Ph.D. to the Gersbach Lab as a postdoctoral associate.

October 1, 2015

Isaac's review on genome engineering and functional genomics is published in the 20th anniversary issue of Genome Research.

September 17, 2015

Our collaborative work with the Marszalek lab on specificity of CRISPR is published in Nucleic Acids Research

September 1, 2015

Katie Glass receives the 2015 Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Society Young Investigator Award. Congrats Katie!

August 31, 2015

Liad is awarded the Robert Plonsey Fellowship in Biomedical Engineering - Congrats Liad!

August 1, 2015

Tyler Klann is awarded an NIH Predoctoral Fellowship from the Duke Center for Biomolecular and Tissue Engineering. Congrats Tyler!

March 7, 2015

Lauren's paper on light-inducible CRISPR-based gene regulation is highlighted in Biotechniques.

February 27, 2015

The Muscular Dystrophy Association releases statements on our work using CRISPR/Cas9 technology for gene therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy here and here.

February 18, 2015

Dave's paper on correction of mutations that cause Duchenne muscular dystrophy with the CRISPR/Cas9 system is published in Nature Communications.  Read the associated press releases from the Duke School of Engineering and FierceBiotech.

February 9, 2015

Lauren's paper on light-inducible CRISPR/Cas9-based gene regulation is published in Nature Chemical Biology.  Read Pratt's release here.

January 12, 2015

We welcome Matt Gemberling, Ph.D. to the Gersbach Lab as a postdoctoral associate.

January 7, 2015

Welcome undergrads!  Aishu Ramamurthi and Sarina Madhavan join the lab as undergraduate research assistants.