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Kahn, Jason

Kahn, Jason

Affiliate Associate Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Building 091 College Park, MD


Ph. D., University of California, Berkeley, 1990

DNA structure and topology in multi-protein DNA complexes and DNA loops, construction of nanoscale objects using DNA and protein-DNA complexes, DNA packaging by peptides used for transfection of DNA and siRNA, role of DNA structure in transcription and gene regulation.

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Doyenne Reliability Engineering Program

A fellowship for Mozambican women to pursue graduate education in Reliability Engineering at UMD

UMD iGEM Team Earns Second Consecutive Gold Medal in International Competition

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