Genome Editing Unit

An expert core research facility based in the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health.


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About us

Formerly the Transgenic Unit, the Genome Editing Unit (GEU) has grown in recent years to offer expanded gene and genome engineering services to researchers at The University of Manchester, other higher education institutes and industry.


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What we do

We apply the latest cutting edge technologies to generate your research models, ranging from cultured cells to whole organisms.

With access to the entire molecular toolbox, and in particular CRISPR-Cas9, we aim to work with you to build better models to truly reflect your biological system of interest.

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External access

Although primarily focussed upon supporting research within The University of Manchester, we are also able to support work from other academic institutions or industry.

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