Our lab focuses on mechanisms that regulate gene expression with a special emphasis on how the DNA-packaging structure of chromatin is manipulated during genomic processes. Our findings inform the study of cancer and other diseases, and ultimately drug discovery.
NewsJune 2018Congratulations to our postdoc, Zhixun Dou, who just accepted a position as Assistant Professor at MGH and Harvard Medical School. He will be starting this fall. Best of luck!Check out our new lab pic!May 2018Check out our collaborative work with the June & Melenhorst labs published in Nature!We welcome Linyang Ju as a new PhD student in our lab!Congratulations to Sierra, Mariel & Desi for successfully passing their candidacy exams! PhD students => PhD candidates!Berger lab present at Broad Street Run 2018Our graduate student Enrique Lins gets an award for best poster
Shelley L. Berger, PhD.
Shelley Berger, Ph.D., is the Daniel S. Och University Professor at University of Pennsylvania (Penn) and is a faculty member in the Cell & Developmental Biology Department and the Genetics Department in the Perelman School of Medicine, as well as the Biology Department in the School of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Berger also serves as Director of the Epigenetics Program at Penn School of Medicine.Learn more about Shelley L. Berger, PhD. >