Lab News

September 29, 2014

Charlie contributes a commentary on genome engineering to the 10th Anniversary Issue of Nature Methods, and Lauren's image is featured on the cover.

September 1, 2014

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

August 15, 2014

We welcome Tyler Klann and Liad Holtzman as our newest BME PhD students.

August 13, 2014

Ami and Dave's paper on a lentiviral system for multiplex genome engineering with CRISPR/Cas9 is published in Nucleic Acids Research.

July 8, 2014

Ami's review on engineered TALE- and CRISPR/Cas9-based transcription factors is published in Methods.

June 27, 2014

Pratiksha, Lauren, Ami, and Dave all present at the FASEB Science Research Conference on Genome Engineering. Congrats to Pratkisha, Lauren, and Dave for winning student travel awards!

June 24, 2014

We receive funding from the Duke-Coulter Translational Partnership Program to advance our work on genome editing for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

June 11, 2014

Pablo and Charlie publish an editorial on using engineered transcription factors for gene therapy and regenerative medicine in Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Targets.

June 2, 2014

Chris Nelson joins the lab as a postdoctoral fellow. Welcome Chris!
Feimei Liu and Hunter Hutchinson join the lab as undergraduate research fellows through the Howard Hughes Undergraduate Program and the IGSP Summer Fellowship Program.

May 30, 2014

Charlie co-authors a review on the engineered zinc finger protein technology in Accounts of Chemical Research.

May 21, 2014

Dave, Dewran, Tyler, Ami, Pratiksha, Josh, Jonathan, and Charlie all present at the 17th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy. Congrats to Dave and Dewran for winning Meritorious Abstract Travel Awards!

May 7, 2014

Charlie co-authors a column in Nature Medicine on recent advances in using the CRISPR technology for gene therapy.