The Wilson Lab

At the heart of gene therapy discovery research, the Wilson Lab focuses on the development of next-generation gene transfer vectors and their application in the treatment of a variety of acquired and inherited diseases.

Penn Biomedical Graduate Studies

Cell & Molecular Biology (CAMB) Graduate Group

The University of Pennsylvania's School of Medicine provides graduate level education in modern cell and molecular biology that prepares outstanding students for leadership careers in biomedical research. 

Rotations and Thesis Research in the Wilson Lab

Potential Rotation Projects:

  • Application of AAV vectors for treatment of animal models of human genetic diseases
  • Development and applications of genome editing technologies
  • Engineering of AAV capsids to improve vector performance
  • Understanding and manipulating the transcriptional regulation of AAV genomes in vivo
  • Biology of AAV immunology in mice and monkeys