Category: In the News

International Journal of Molecular Sciences Special Issue: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of CRISPR-Directed Gene Repair

We’re guest editors in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences upcoming special issue “Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of CRISPR-Directed Gene Repair”! The focus this issue is on biochemical and molecular activity responding to the gene editing tools used to modify the genomes of eukaryotic cells. Think you might have a contribution? Drop us a line […]

Senator Carper Visits ChristianaCare’s Gene Editing Institute

On October 8, Senator Tom Carper visited ChristianaCare’s Gene Editing Institute and learned how the Gene Editing Institute is helping patients today, engaging in the fight against COVID and developing the health care solutions of tomorrow.

Delaware Business Times highlights the efforts Dr. Eric Kmiec

Delaware Business Times highlighted the efforts Dr. Eric Kmiec and Christiana Care to treat lung cancer with gene editing through a partnership with Israel-based NovellusDX.

Dr. Eric Kmiec spoke to Delaware Public Media about editing genes in embryos

Dr. Eric Kmiec spoke to the discovery by scientists of how to edit genes in embryos.

Gene Editing Institute Awarded Grant from BIRD Foundation for Genomic Cancer Research

For its enormous potential to accelerate the development of personalized cancer therapies, the Gene Editing Institute of Christiana Care Health System’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute has been awarded a grant of $900,000 from the U.S.-Israel Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation in partnership with the biotechnology company NovellusDx.

ASCO Daily News features article by Dr. Kmiec

The ASCO Daily News featured an article by Eric Kmiec, Ph.D., director of the Gene Editing Institute of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute at Christiana Care Health System, on gene editing using CRISPR/Cas 9 in human cells.