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Deborah A. Swing, BS, AA, RLATG
1982 - A.A. (Associate in Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology), University of Cincinnati, Ohio
1981 - B.S. (Biology) (summa cum laude), University of Cincinnati, Ohio
AALAS Registered Laboratory Animal Technologist, 1998-Present
AALAS Technologist Certification, 1990-Present
State of Ohio Veterinary Technician Certification, 1982-85
AALAS Technician Certification, 1982-85
Chronology of Employment:
1999-present Head, Transgenic Core Facility, Mouse Cancer Genetics Program,
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research (FNLCR), Cancer Research and Development Center, Frederick, Maryland
1992-1999 Scientist, Molecular Genetics of Development Section, Mammalian Genetics Laboratory, ABL-Basic Research Program, NCI-Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center, Frederick, Maryland
1985-1992 Senior Research Technician, Molecular Genetics of Development Section, Mammalian Genetics Laboratory, ABL-Basic Research Program, NCI-Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center, Frederick, Maryland
1983-1985 Research Assistant, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio
The Transgenic Core Facility, Mouse Cancer Genetics Program (MCGP), provides state-of-the-art technical microinjection services to design, construct, and maintain genetically engineered mouse models (GEMM). Our staff members provide dedicated support to MCGP investigators and their collaborators by producing transgenic mice for use in a variety of ongoing research studies. An integral part of the MCGP team, the Facility is focused on advancing the goals and objectives of MCGP's research program. One important goal is the creation of mouse models of human diseases. Other services provided to the MCGP investigators include In-vitro fertilization, various surgical procedures, line maintenance, assistance with animal shipments and training.
This page was last updated on 3/18/2014.