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Krishanu Saha

Associate Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering

College of Engineering | Biomedical Engineering

Hometown: Huntsville, AL

Professor Saha teaches biomedical engineering, genomics and ethics. In addition to running a research lab at the UW-Madison, he is currently leading two national centers on CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing.


Engineering the Genome for Therapy

Many diseases have genetic causes. New tools such as CRISPR are being developed by engineers and biologists to treat these diseases. This talk will cover the latest developments in the field of genome editing, where it can go and how to get there responsibly.