April is an Associate Scientific Editor at Cell, and has been with the journal for two and a half years. She earned her PhD with Alan Davidson and Karen Maxwell at the University of Toronto, where she worked on the discovery and characterization of anti-CRISPR proteins. After a short postdoc with Jennifer Doudna at UC Berkeley working on the mechanisms of CRISPR-Cas systems, she combined her broad love of biology with her interests in scientific publishing and joined the Cell team. She is based in Toronto, and her major scientific interests include bioengineering, microbiology, cell biology, and genome editing.
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