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Michael Erb is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute. He received his PhD from Harvard University under the mentorship of Dr. James Bradner and was then recruited to TSRI in October 2017 to lead an independent group as one of the inaugural Scripps Fellows. Dr. Erb is the recipient of an NIH Director’s Early Independence Award (2018) and an Ono Pharma Foundation Breakthrough Science Initiative Award (2020) and was promoted to Assistant Professor in July 2020. His laboratory is principally interested in modulating tumorigenic gene regulatory programs with pharmacological tools.