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Genetic Engineering Core

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About our work

The NEI Genetic Engineering Core (GEC) provides services in mouse reverse genetics including the production of genome edited mouse models by CRISPR-mediated homologous recombination, indel mutagenesis, base editing and PRIME editing, mainly for NEI intramural research programs and open to other institutes on NIH campus. Please click following links to reach individual areas of services.


Genetic Engineering Core:

  • Genome Editing Unit
  • Cryopreservation and Assisted Reproduction Unit
  • Genotyping Unit

Genetic Engineering Core key staff

Key staff table
Name Title Email Phone
Lijin Dong, Ph.D. Associate Scientist, Head DongL@nei.nih.go 301-402-5296

Last updated: July 10, 2023