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.
NewsJanuary 2018Excellent Spatial and Functional Genomics Symposium!December 2017Celebrating a great year at the Berger Lab! Stay tuned for upcoming publications.Throwback to Penn EpiInst’s first retreat!November 2017We celebrate our new grad students and postdocs tonight and wish Brian Capell all the best in his new lab!Former postdoc Dan Bose receives a Kaushal Family Award at @PennGenetics Congrats!!Our postdoc Payel Sen is the recipient of an Irene Diamond Fund/AFAR transition award @AFARorg congrats!!October 2017Berger lab celebrating new members & new papers!
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. >