Thom Saunders

Board of Directors: Vice-President (Vice-President [TT2007-TT2014], Elected as Vice-President in 2020 [TT2020 -TT2023])

The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI, USA

ISTT Vice-President

Thom Saunders, Research Professor
University of Michigan

Thomas Saunders, Ph.D. is the Director of the University of Michigan Transgenic Animal Core Facility and Research Professor of Genetic Medicine at the University of Michigan. He made his first transgenic mouse by pronuclear microinjection in 1989. Under his leadership the Transgenic Core has made over 20,000 founder transgenic, gene-targeted, and genome-edited mice from more than 2000 transgenes, ES cells, and CRISPR reagents.