Kleinstiver Group Members

Ben Kleinstiver, PhD

Assistant Investigator, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School (HMS)

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PhD in Biochemistry @ Western University

Postdoctoral Research @ MGH and HMS

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Katie Christie, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Education: Ph.D.@ Ulster University & B.Sc. @ Newcastle University

Research interests: allele specific editing 🧬

Hobbies: pipetting, snacks, and Zone5 πŸ‹πŸ»β€β™€οΈ

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Logan Hille

PhD Candidate
(Harvard BBS)

Education: swears that he finished his B.S. in Biochemistry @ Indiana University

Research interests: genome engineering, keeping cells alive πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

Outside of the lab: proving to people that Indiana corn is #1 🌽
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Hannah Stutzman

Research Technician

Education: B.S. in Biotechnology, Summa Cum Laude, @ UMass Lowell, Honors College 

Research interests: medical genetics

Hobbies: reading, exploring Boston, playing the ukulele 🎢

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Madelynn Whittaker

Research Technician

Education: B.S. in Bioengineering @ UC Berkeley

Research interests: engineered cell therapeutics

Known in the lab for: power moves πŸ’―

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Rachel Silverstein

Graduate Student
(Harvard BBS)

Education: B.Sc. in Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

Research interests: genomics & tech dev

Sponsored by: GatoradeπŸ₯€

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Jimmy Guo

Rotation Student

(Harvard BBS)

Education: B.A.in Biological Sciences @ Cornell University

Research interests: off-targets 🎯and cancer

Should probably spend less time on: TikTok πŸ“±

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Hannah Spinner

Rotation Student

(Harvard BBS)

Education: B.Sc. Genetics and Plant Biology @ UC Berkeley

Research interests: computation πŸ’Ύ and gene editing

Hobbies: baking πŸ₯ & queer fiction

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Connor Tou

Rotation Student
(MIT BE)

Education: B.S. in Bioengineering @ UC Berkeley

Research interests: Editing tech dev & ML πŸ› 

Trying to: pipette and run a marathon at the same time πŸƒ

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Linyuan Ma, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Education: Ph.D. @ China Agricultural University & B.S. @ Southwest University

Research interests: gene editing tech & gene therapies πŸ’‰

Hobbies: fishing 🎣 and eating πŸ₯’

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Things Heard Around the Lab

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"Cool." - Ben

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Former Trainees

We wouldn't be here without them..

Russell Walton

Technician

2017-2019

Joey Rissman

Technician

2018-2019

John McGuire

Technician
2020

Katrina Warner

Rotation Student
(Harvard BBS)

2020

Allison James

Rotation Student

(Harvard BBS)

2020

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Former Trainees in Joung Lab

Michelle Prew

Technician

2014-2016  (Joung Lab)

Now: Harvard Graduate Student (BBS) in the Walensky Lab

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Moira Welch

Technician

2015-2017  (Joung Lab)

Now: Clinical Research Coordinator at MGH

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Alex Sousa

Technician

2016-2018  (Joung Lab)

Now: Harvard Graduate Student (BBS) in the Liu Lab

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Center for Genomic Medicine

Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School

Simches Research Building

185 Cambridge St.

Boston, MA, USA

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