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Shahin Sendi, MD, PhD
Shahin Sendi, MD, PhD

Shahin Sendi, MD, PhD

Senior Scientist

Genome Editing

Shahin works as a lead scientist in the gene editing group at Life Edit Therapeutics exploring cutting edge genetic editing tools for the development of new treatment modalities in a variety of human diseases.

Shahin is a physician-scientist with over 20 years of experience in basic research as well as translational and clinical research in liver disease. Shahin’s other areas of expertise include non-viral gene therapy, nanomedicine-based gene delivery, tissue engineering (liver organoid), and cancer biology.

Shahin received his M.D. from Tehran University of Medical Sciences, an MPhil in virology from Karolinska Institute, Sweden and a PhD in molecular biology from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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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.