Lab News

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.

June 10, 2013

Pratiksha and Tyler present their work at the Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research.

June 4, 2013

Dave's paper on genome editing to correct Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is published in Molecular Therapy.  Read Pratt's story on the work here.  The paper is highlighted by the Muscular Dystrophy AssociationGenetic Engineering News, and Biotechniques.

June 3, 2013

We welcome Nishkala, Mishelle, and Josh into the lab as summer undergraduate research fellows through Duke's Howard HughesPratt REU, and IGSP summer fellows programs.

May 16, 2013

Dave, Pablo, Lauren, Pratiksha, and Ami present their work at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy.