Press Releases

On Unique Field Trip, High School and College Students Experiment With CRISPR in a Box™

Gene Editing Institute opens special learning lab on STAR Campus offering free experiences with revolutionary technology

ChristianaCare Gene Editing Institute’s Amanda Hewes Selected as a 2023 Outstanding Delaware Woman in STEM by Million Women Mentors

Hewes was among honorees at a special event held at Delaware Legislative Hall

Eric Kmiec, Ph.D., Named Editor-in-Chief of Gene and Genome Editing

Eric Kmiec, Ph.D., executive director and chief scientific officer of ChristianaCare’s Gene Editing Institute, has been selected as editor-in-chief of the scientific journal Gene and Genome Editing. Kmiec served three years on the journal’s board prior to this new position.

Upcoming Presentations

7th International Conference on Nucleic Acids & CRISPR: Research and Theapeutics

Date: 15-16 September 2023

Location: Online

Presenter: Nicole Haas

International Association of University Research Parks Conference

Date: 16-18 October 2023

Location: Hotel Du Pont, Wilmington, DE

Presenter: Dr. Eric Kmiec

Scientific Publications

A Consensus Model of Homology-Directed Repair Initiated by CRISPR/Cas Activity

Authors: Bloh K, Rivera-Torres N

Journal: International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 2021

Exon skipping induced by CRISPR-directed gene editing regulates the response to chemotherapy in non-small cell lung carcinoma cells

Authors: Banas K, Modarai S, Rivera-Torres N, Yoo B-C, Bialk P, Barrett C, Batish M, Kmiec EB

Journal: Gene Therapy, 2022

CRISPR-Directed Gene Editing as a Method to Reduce Chemoresistance in Lung Cancer Cells

Authors: Rivera-Torres N, Bialk P & Kmiec EB

Journal: Cancer Systems and Integrative Biology

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