FIP Seminar: Optogenetic Control of Genome Engineering Tools for Spatiotemporal Regulation of Gene Expression
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107
Dr. Charles Gersbach, Rooney Family Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
Dr. Charles A. Gersbach is the Rooney Family Associate Professor at Duke University in the Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Orthopaedic Surgery, an Investigator in the Duke Center for Genomic and Computational Biology, and Director of the Duke Center for Biomolecular and Tissue Engineering. His research interests are in genome and epigenome editing, gene therapy, regenerative medicine, biomolecular and cellular engineering, synthetic biology, and genomics. Dr. Gersbach's work has been recognized through awards including the NIH Director's New Innovator Award, the NSF CAREER Award, the Outstanding New Investigator Award from the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy, the Allen Distinguished Investigator award, and induction as a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.