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Congratulations Dr. McCullough!

Congratulations Dr. McCullough!

Published: May 6th, 2019

K. Tyler McCullough successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis on March 25th, 2019! We are excited that Tyler decided to join grad school (aka come to the ‘dark side’), and to […]

The Boye Lab presents their work in 4 talks at ASGCT 2019!

The Boye Lab presents their work in 4 talks at ASGCT 2019!

Published: May 6th, 2019

Congratulations to Sean Crosson, Ph.D., Kaitlyn Calabro, and Russell Mellen for giving outstanding presentations at this year’s ASGCT meeting in Washington D.C.! Along with Dr. Boye, they rounded out 4 […]

The most heartwarming surprise from across the pond

The most heartwarming surprise from across the pond

Published: March 6th, 2019

As if loving what you do for a living wasn’t enough, today I received a beautiful bouquet of flowers from a grateful patient all the way in Denmark. Thank you […]

The first report of AAV-CRISPR/Cas9 mediated somatic gene editing in primate published by the Boye Lab

Published: December 19th, 2018

Genome-editing technologies that correct specific mutations represent a transformative new approach for treating genetic disorders. Despite its widespread use in mouse models of disease, and in cell lines, the Boye […]

Congratulations to my mentor for her Innovator of the Year Award!

Congratulations to my mentor for her Innovator of the Year Award!

Published: September 24th, 2018

“When you get where you’re goin’, don’t forget turn back around. Help the next one in line. Always stay humble and kind”. These lyrics from Tim McGraw (yes, I like […]

Kaitlyn Calabro presents her work to develop a gene therapy for MyosinVIIa Usher syndrome in Kilarney Ireland

Kaitlyn Calabro presents her work to develop a gene therapy for MyosinVIIa Usher syndrome in Kilarney Ireland

Published: September 6th, 2018

Doctoral candidate Kaitlyn Calabro had the pleasure of presenting her work this week at the Retinal Degeneration meeting in Ireland. She summarized her efforts to characterize a novel mouse model […]

Congratulations Kaitlyn Calabro for receipt of an F31 Predoctoral Fellowship!

Congratulations Kaitlyn Calabro for receipt of an F31 Predoctoral Fellowship!

Published: July 9th, 2018

Kaitlyn Calabro was recently awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship. The overall goal of Kaitlyn’s proposal, “Exploring MYO7A function in novel mouse models […]

Congratulations Tyler McCullough!

Congratulations Tyler McCullough!

Published: June 11th, 2018

The Boye Lab congratulates its newest doctoral candidate, Tyler McCullough! He passed his qualifying exam with flying colors and is slated to fast track to graduation! Congrats Tyler! Additional congrats […]

Congratulations Dr. Valentina Lozano!

Congratulations Dr. Valentina Lozano!

Published: June 11th, 2018

Proving that we can effectively bridge our clinical and research faculty, Valentina was awarded 1st place for Outstanding Achievement in the Resident Research Symposium at the Master’s in Ophthalmology Meeting […]

Tyler McCullough wows at the COM BMS 2018 Seminar Series

Tyler McCullough wows at the COM BMS 2018 Seminar Series

Published: February 15th, 2018

Tyler presented his work to develop an AAV-CRISPR/Cas9- based therapy for autosomal dominant CORD6 at this week’s College of Medicine Biomedical Sciences seminar series. Despite looking somewhat sad to be […]