Rare Diseases and Gene Therapy Webinar

Gene therapy and rare diseases webinar with Dr. Kshitiz Singh from the Precision Medicine lab at Georgia Tech in Atlanta.

Webinar agenda:

· Key terms in Genetics & Gene Therapy

· Current status of Gene Therapy

· Clinical trials in Gene Therapy

· Discussion

More about the speaker:

Kshitiz Singh is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Precision Medicine at Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, US. His research focuses on applications of Genome Engineering and Nanotechnology for achieving gene therapy. Dr. Singh worked as a Doctoral Researcher in the Department of Gene Therapy and Regenerative Medicine at Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium under the direction of Thierry VandenDriessche and Marinee Chuah, where his work focused on achieving efficiency of CRISPR/Cas modification for treatment of Hemophilia & Myotonic Dystrophy I.

Kshitiz is also the moderator of the gene therapy discussion group on RareConnect.org. Join the conversation here

Read the EURORDIS Introduction on the topic of genome editing for rare disease patients



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