All-in-one repair kit makes CRISPR gene editing more precise
A team of researchers led by Assistant Professor Kris Saha forwards CRISPR-Cas9 technology with their publication of a new method to correct disease-causing "typos" in DNA.
Randolph Ashton continues research into causes of Lou Gehrig's disease
Assistant Professor Ashton has received almost $800,000 from the National Institute of Health to continue a five-year research study of Lou Gehrig’s disease
New 3D imaging technique for future precision medicine toolbox
A research team led by Paul Campagnola has proposed a new 3D imaging paradigm for collagen, the most abundant protein in humans.
UW-Madison major partner in $20 million research center to expand use of living cell-based therapies
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded nearly $20 million to a consortium of universities to support a new engineering research center that will develop transformative tools and technologies for the consistent, scalable and low-cost production of high-quality living therapeutic cells.