Perlstein Lab

Leave no mutation behind

PLab is the first Public Benefit Corporation accelerating precision drug discovery for 5,000+ rare genetic diseases.

  • 1 in 12 people has an orphan disease. 95% of orphan diseases have no treatment.

  • Each disease is caused
    by a spectrum of genetic mutations.

  • Perlstein Lab studies each mutation
    in model organisms to produce precision medicine.


Our talk for the ’16 Grace Science Foundation Meeting

This past weekend was the Grace Science Foundation meeting in Palo Alto.  It was a great success!  Here are the slides from my talk, with a few blurbs about them and what’s to come. Curious about this?  Check out my first blog on making NGLY1 flies.  Prior to showing this slide I mentioned that at […]