Benjamin Steyer

Undergraduate education

Oregon State University - BS (2010)

Years in MSTP


PhD program

Cellular and Molecular Biology


Kris Saha, PhD

Thesis title

Developing Precision Medicine for Retinal Disorders with Genome Edited hPSCs

Undergraduate and/or masters publications

Bao D, Millare B, Xia W, Steyer BG, Gerasimenko AA, Ferreira A, Contreras A, Vullev VI. Electrochemical oxidation of ferrocene: a strong dependence on the concentration of the supporting electrolyte for nonpolar solvents. J Phys Chem A. 2009 Feb 19;113(7):1259-67. PMID: 19199684.

PhD publications

Carlson-Stevermer J, Goedland M, Steyer B, Movaghar A, Lou M, Kohlenberg L, Prestil R, Saha K. High-Content Analysis of CRISPR-Cas9 Gene-Edited Human Embryonic Stem Cells. Stem Cell Reports. 2016 Jan 12;6(1):109-20. PMID: 26771356; PMCID: PMC4720027.

Gajbhiye V, Escalante L, Chen G, Laperle A, Zheng Q, Steyer B, Gong S, Saha K. Drug-loaded nanoparticles induce gene expression in human pluripotent stem cell derivatives. Nanoscale. 2014 Jan 5;6(1):521-31. PMID: 24232694; PMCID: PMC3974914.

Steyer B, Carlson-Stevermer J, Angenent-Mari N, Khalil A, Harkness T, Saha K. High content analysis platform for optimization of lipid mediated CRISPR-Cas9 delivery strategies in human cells. Acta Biomater. 2016 Apr 1;34:143-58. PMID: 26747759; PMCID: PMC4961091.