Marie-Christine Birling awarded the CNRS 2023 Crystal Medal

Prix & distinctions |

Marie-Christine Birling was awarded the CNRS Crystal Medal on November 20 at the INSP in Strasbourg for her contribution to the development of animal models for biology and health research. This medal, which rewards research support staff for their creativity, technical expertise and sense of innovation, particularly highlights Marie-Christine Birling's contribution to the adaptation of CRISPR/Cas9 technology to genome editing and the production of animal models.

To find out more about Marie-Christine Birling's work with CRISPR/Cas9 technology, the development of CRISMERE and her involvement with the International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium (IMPC), please read this article.