For more information, please contact the O’Connor-Giles, Harrison, or Wildonger labs. Our plasmids are available through Addgene and the Drosophila Genomics Resource Center. Our flies can be obtained from the Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center.
Melissa Harrison is an Associate Professor of Biomolecular Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The Harrison lab is elucidating the molecular mechanisms that regulate early zygotic transcription.
Scott Gratz is a Scientist in the O’Connor-Giles lab. Scott played a lead role in adopting the CRISPR/Cas9 system for use in Drosophila and is continuing to work on improving the system and expanding its applications.
Dustin Rubinstein is the Director of the Gene Editing & Animal Models facility at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. As a postdoctoral researcher in the O’Connor-Giles lab, Dustin built Target Finder.