Saturday, April 21, 2018
Rewriting the Language of Life: CRISPR DNA Editing at Cal
11:00 am-2:00 pm Add
2097 Valley Life Sciences Building
Groundbreaking research at UC Berkeley has given scientists the unprecedented ability to rewrite DNA with a technique called CRISPR genome editing. Meet scientists from the Innovative Genomics Institute (IGI) who are using genome editing to cure genetic disease and ensure food security for the global population. This technology is transforming scientific research--come see what it can do! Recommended for ages 14 and up.