Janel Lape

Director of Genomics

Janel has been a Precisioneer and a critical member of the Core Technology team since 2008. Prior to her work at Precision, she managed laboratory operations at Duke University and Paradigm Genetics. Janel is the master of Precision’s ARCUS pipeline and within 10 seconds can tell you the exact status of any nuclease. She has over 20 years of experience in DNA sequence analysis and enjoys the challenge of deep sequencing data. At Precision, Janel has focused on analyzing the cutting patterns and general behavior of nucleases in vitro, in cells, and in model organisms. Janel holds a B.S. in Biology and Marine Science from the University of Miami. Hobbies include binge-watching television shows and creating sequencing data visuals that create “aha” moments for her colleagues.