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Krishnendu Guin, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Dr. Guin received his Ph.D. from Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, India. He joined Cell Biology of Genomes group in 2021. His research primarily focuses on genome organization at the centromere. By combining CRISPR-Cas9 mediated genome editing and high throughput imaging, Dr. Guin aims to identify mechanism(s)/process(es) regulating spatial organization at the centromere and study their impact on overall genome structure and function.

Areas of Expertise

1) Centromere, 2) Nuclear architecture