Chen, Huei-Mei

Huei-Mei Chen, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, Gene Editing

Huei-Mei Chen is a senior scientist at Verve Therapeutics with expertise in molecular genomics, with a focus NGS assay design, and epigenomics. Prior to Verve, Dr. Chen worked on the AAVHSC-based gene editing platform at Homology Medicines, where she developed assays to characterize gene editing outcomes and safety profiles. Dr. Chen received her Ph.D. in molecular genomics and microbiology from Stony Brook University, where she studied mRNA processing that regulates cell cycle switch between mitosis and meiosis. Dr. Chen worked on chromatin dynamics in embryogenesis during her postdoctoral training at Harvard University.