About the Lab

The Venken Lab research involves the probing and understanding of multigenic biomedical phenomena using state-of-the-art synthetic biology, cell biology, genetics, genome engineering and transgenesis technologies in cellular and organismal model systems.

We are interested in the following areas of research:

  • Human Disease Modeling
  • Genome Engineering
  • Genetic Manipulation
  • Method Development
  • Technology Development
  • Cellular and Organismal Model Systems
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Transgenesis
  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics