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Melissa Porter
Melissa Porter

Melissa Porter

Senior Scientist

Preclinical Development

Melissa works with the bioanalytical group developing assays to assess biodistribution. Prior to joining Life Edit Therapeutics, Melissa spent over 15 years in drug discovery. Most recently, she worked at Ribometrix focusing on high-throughput screening and compound profiling of small molecules against RNA. Melissa received her BS in Biology and master's degree in Medical Sciences, both from the University of Kentucky.

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Our Mission

To rewrite the future by curing disease, making any edit, anywhere.

Our Vision

To pave the way to faster, safer, gene editing therapeutics that cure disease and improve patient lives.

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We’re guided by curiosity, rigor, and integrity. We believe in discovery and unlimited potential. We care about science and the lives of patients.