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Gene Transfer Vector Core (SERI)

Director: Vandenberghe, Luk, Ph.D.

Location: Schepens Eye Research Institute, 20 Staniford Street, 2-west, Boston, MA 01880

Core Summary:

Our primary goal is to provide high titer, high quality research grade viral vectors to the research community at Harvard, within Boston, and outside to support preclinical gene therapy studies and basic research gene transfer applications.

  • Schepens Eye Research Institute
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Vandenberghe, Luk, Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 573-6993

Member: Xiao, Ru, M.D.
Role: Associate Director
Phone: (617) 573-6990

Member: General Inquiries
Phone: (617) 573-6990 / (617) 912-0114 (fax)

  • Vector services

    Our services include:
    - High titer, high quality research grade customized adeno-associated viruses (AAV) in different scales
    - Ready-made reporter and commonly used gene vectors from our inventory
    - Consultation & assistance application specific vector design
    - Supporting plasmid cloning and purification services
    - High quality full sequence analysis of source material

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Last updated: 2015-02-23T16:30:33.595-06:00