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Michael Vanden Oever, PhD
Michael Vanden Oever, PhD

Michael Vanden Oever, PhD

Senior Scientist

Genome Editing

Michael works on developing therapeutics to correct genetic mutations as part of the Gene Editing team at Life Edit Therapeutics. He has more than 10 years of experience in gene therapy and virology. 

Prior to joining Life Edit, Michael was a Research Fellow at Imperial College London. 

Michael received his BS in Microbiology from the University of Wisconsin—La Crosse and his PhD in Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology from the University of Minnesota. He completed his postdoctoral work at King’s College London and the Imperial College of London.

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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.

Our Values

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