Lab News

January 9, 2014

Our work on genome editing for correcting muscular dystrophy is highlighted by the MDA.

December 12, 2013

Charlie co-authors an article in Forbes.com with Tom Katsouleas, Dean of Engineeering, on the value of the iGEM competition on undergraduate engineering education.

November 22, 2013

Dewran successfully defends his Masters thesis.  Congrats Dewran!

November 1, 2013

We are excited to have Dr. Isaac Hilton join the lab as a postdoctoral fellow.

October 1, 2013

Ami, Katie, and Suyash are featured in GenomeLife for their work, and the Gersbach Lab is highlighted for bridging the Pratt School of Engineering and the Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy.

September 13, 2013

The Gersbach Lab receives an NIH R01 grant to develop tools to precisely manipulate the human epigenome with Duke IGSP collaborators Greg Crawford and Tim Reddy.

September 1, 2013

In collaboration with the Guilak Lab, we have received funding from the Nancy Taylor Foundation to develop stem cell therapies for chronic diseases.

August 23, 2013

Our work on CRISPR-mediated gene regulation is highlighted in a news story in Science.

August 15, 2013

We welcome Jacqueline and Josh as our newest Duke BME PhD students.

August 1, 2013

The Gersbach Lab is awarded funding from the Muscular Dystrophy Association to support our work on gene editing to correct Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

July 25, 2013

Pablo's paper on CRISPR-based RNA-guided human gene activation is published in Nature Methods. Read the coverage by Duke's IGSP and Genetic Engineering News.

July 8, 2013

Charlie gives a plenary lecture at the 12th Congress of the Cell Transplant Society.

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