Nelson Lab – Assistant Professor BMEG

Starting in June 2019!

Look for updates in June of 2019. Potential graduate students, contact Chris Nelson (nelsonc@uark.edu) for questions.

Genome editing therapy for neuromuscular disorders

Read our published review article describing genome editing approaches to neuromuscular disorders.

CRISPR corrects Duchenne muscular dystrophy mutation

Our paper shows genome editing in a preclinical model to correct the genetic mutation that causes DMD. 

Welcome to the Nelson Lab!

The laboratory launches in June of 2019! Please email nelsonc@uark.edu for questions about available positions. 

Support

The laboratory is currently supported by the NIH through NIBIB.