Chromosome Dynamics and Nuclear Function

Wayward Ways: New Study Reveals How the Nucleus Travels

September 20, 2018
Using CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing tools, Dan Starr created mutant versions of the worm C. elegans, to explore how the nucleus moves and repositions itself in the eukaryotic cell.

Janine M. LaSalle

  • Professor
  • Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine
  • Perinatal Origins of Disparities Center
  • Genome Center
  • Environmental Health Sciences Center
  • MIND Institute
Research Interests: Epigenetics of Autism Spectrum Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Gene x Environment interactions in Perinatal Health Disparities
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