Lab News

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.

April 22, 2014

Katie's paper on gene therapy for immunomodulation in cartilage tissue engineering is published in Biomaterials.

April 13, 2014

Lauren's chapter on light-inducible zinc finger proteins is published in Methods in Molecular Biology.

April 4, 2014

Dave successfully defends his PhD thesis.  Congrats Dr. Ousterout!

April 1, 2014

The Guilak and Gersbach Labs receive an R21 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the role of genetic variation in osteoarthritis.