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Ryan Rickels, PhD
Ryan Rickels, PhD

Ryan Rickels, PhD

Senior Scientist

Technology Development

Ryan's work at Life Edit Therapeutics focuses on discovering and optimizing novel RGNs and base editors.

Prior to joining the Life Edit team, Ryan was a postdoctoral fellow at Duke University, where he used CRISPR-interference to identify pro-growth regulatory elements.

Ryan received his PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics from Northwestern University, where he studied the role of histone modifying enzymes in transcription regulation.

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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.