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The power of gene editing

June 29, 2016

The first images coming back from our assays of edited diploid human induced pluripotent stem cells show just how powerful endogenous gene tagging techniques can be to illuminate precise structures in highly complex cells.

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Allen Institute for Cell Science Directors

February 9, 2016

Meet the scientific directors at the Allen Institute for Cell Science. The directors will build out collaborative teams of researchers who will develop and incorporate diverse technologies and approaches at a large scale to study the cell as an integrated system.

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Allen Institute for Cell Sciences announces new research directors

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February 16, 2016

The Allen Institute for Cell Science announced the appointment of four new scientific directors who will lead teams of researchers in the study of the cell as an integrated system.

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2015 Year in Review

December 17, 2015

The Allen Institute for Cell Science had an exciting first year of assembling our team, moving into a brand new building and beginning our experimental program.  Here are some highlights from our inaugural year.