Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, CAS, China
Qiang Sun, is the director of Suzhou Non-human Primate Facility from Institute of Neuroscience, Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, CAS China. Dr Sun specializes in non-human-primate reproductive physiology and transgenic technology. He and colleagues have succeeded in obtaining MeCP2 transgenic monkeys by using lentivirus, and a series of KO monkeys by TALEN and CRISPR-Cas9. His lab is also focusing on shorting the reproduction cycle of monkeys by various approaches.
16:25 – 16:50