Viral Vector Core

The Viral Vector Core (VVC) of the Gene Therapy Center uses cutting-edge technologies to create and produce a variety of high quality viral vectors. The goal of the VVC is to provide investigators at UMMS with the most suitable and efficient gene transfer vectors for their research applications.  Services include

  • Consultation on gene transfer vector selection, design and application
  • Adenovirus (Ad) vector creation and production
  • Adeno-associated virus (AAV) vector production 
  • Lentivirus vector production

Core Director:  Dr. Guangping Gao
Production Director:  Mrs. Qin Su
Contact Information:  guangping.gao@umassmed.edu or 508-856-3563