Lectures and seminars

Seminar -Cutting-edge CRISPR technology

2017-10-1013:45 to 15:15 Room: Yalow, 9th floor, ANA 8Campus Flemingsberg

We are delighted to host two PhD students from Dr. Feng Zhang’s laboratory at the Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT who will share their exciting results on the latest development and applications of the CRISPR technology.

"Genome-scale activation screen identifies a lncRNA locus regulating a gene neighborhood"

Julia Joung, PhD student
Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT

"Harnessing novel RNA targeting CRISPR systems for transcriptome engineering and diagnostics"

Omar Abudayyeh, PhD student
Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT

References:

Joung, J. et al. Genome-scale activation screen identifies a lncRNA locus regulating a gene neighbourhood. Nature 548, 343–346 (2017) doi:10.1038/nature23451

Abudayyeh, O. et al. RNA targeting with CRISPR–Cas13. Nature (2017) doi:10.1038/nature24049

Contact person: Qiang Pan Hammarström