Fleitas, Abril

Abril Fleitas Beitans
Associate Scientist, Editing and Discovery

Abril Fleitas is an associate scientist, editing and discovery, with extensive molecular biology and assay development experience. Prior to joining Verve, Abril worked at CRISPR Tx, characterizing and optimizing editing for a variety of in vivo/liver targets, including glycogen storage disease type 1a. She received her B.S. in Behavioral Neuroscience at Northeastern University, where she completed two co-ops; first at AbbVie, working on Alzheimer’s Disease, and second, at CRISPR Tx, working on a variety of metabolic and liver diseases.