Alex Gaither manages a drug discovery team and several drug target validation projects at Novartis. His team’s mission is to identify novel oncogenes to validate their functional role and investigate their feasibility as therapeutic targets feasibility. A core team of researchers supports the portfolio validation process, including five biology labs, a histopathology group, quantitative biology […]

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1. Gene Editing Gene editing is a type of genetic engineering. DNA is inserted, replaced, or removed from a genome using artificially engineered nucleases. A nuclease is an enzyme capable of cleaving the bonds between the subunits of nucleic acids. The nucleases create specific double-strand breaks at target locations in the genome and harness the […]