When:
Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 7:00p -
9:00p

Where:
Museum of Science, Boston
1 Science Park
Boston, MA 02114

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Admission:
FREE

Categories:
Lectures & Conferences, Tech, University

Event website:
https://www.mos.org/public-events/crispr-revolutionizing-the-future-of-health

Genome editing technologies have swept news headlines for their ability to improve human health in revolutionary ways. At the forefront are CRISPR-Cas9-based systems which allow the alteration and editing of human DNA, creating the potential to treat disease at its genetic roots. Dr. Feng Zhang has pioneered the development of Cas9-based technologies and has continued to expand the CRISPR toolbox by adding other systems, including Cas13-based systems that target RNA for therapeutic and diagnostic applications.

Join Dr. Zhang for one night only to hear firsthand his research and insights around the groundbreaking innovation of CRISPR-based technologies, as well as the new horizons of genome editing that will continue to accelerate biomedical research around the world and improve health for all humanity.

*Free with registration.
Registration begins for members March 16, 2020 9:00 am.
Registration for the general public March 18, 2020 9:00 am.

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