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Vanderbilt Genome Editing Resource

Overview of Services

The mission of the Vanderbilt Genome Editing Resource (VGER) is to support both the generation and use of genetically-altered mice at Vanderbilt. The VGER provides services to enable the generation, storage and rederivation of genetically altered mice. This is accomplished through multiple services provided to investigators on a fee-for-service basis:

  • Genome Editing Design and Analysis
  • Mouse Zygote Microinjections
  • Embryo Cryopreservation
  • Sperm Cryopreservation
  • In vitro fertilization and Rederivation
  • Long term storage of mouse germplasm

Vanderbilt Genome Editing Resource is supported by the Cancer Center Support Grant (CA68485), the Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center (DK020593) and the Center for Stem Cell Biology.


Name Role Phone Email Location
Jennifer Skelton Manager 615-936-3454 9410 MRB IV
Linda Gower Research Specialist Senior 615-936-3454 9410 MRB IV
Leesa Sampson Associate Director 615-936-3454 9410 MRB IV
Mark Magnuson Director 615-322-7006 9472 MRB IV

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Monday - Friday

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM   

9410 MRB IV

2213 Garland Ave.

Nashville, TN 37232

Links and Resources


Name Role Phone Email Location
Jennifer Skelton
9410 MRB IV