The Corn Lab

The Corn Lab develops and uses next-generation genome editing and regulation technologies. We work on both fundamental biological discovery and potential therapies for human genetic diseases. Our focus is the mechanisms by which cells repair their DNA, maintain and differentiate hematopoietic stem cells, and dispose of entire organelles. Through technology development, mechanistic cellular biochemistry, and translational projects, we are working to unravel complex cellular phenotypes to further biological understanding and improve human health.

Our work is supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation, the European Research Council, the NCCR RNA & Disease, the Fanconi Anemia Research Fund, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the NOMIS Foundation, and the Lotte und Adolf Holtz Foundation.

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November 20, 2020

Welcome to Eric

Eric joined the Corn lab as a Postdoc in November 2020. He has received his PhD in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics from the University of Minnesota...

October 15, 2020

Welcome to Roman

Roman joined the Corn lab in October 2020. Earlier this year he has received his Ph.D. from the University of Boulder, where he had developed tools by combining...

October 7, 2020

Welcome to Susanne

Susanne joined the Corn Lab in September 2020 to support the team with High Throughput sequencing applications. She received her PhD in Paleogenomics at the...

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Contact Us

Questions and/or comments about Corn Lab and its activities may be addressed to:

JACOB.CORN@BIOL.ETHZ.CH

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