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Science by the Pint Presents: A Panel Discussion on Genetic Engineering

April 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

The advent of genetic engineering marks one of the most significant advances in biological science of the last century. How are researchers implementing genetic tools to answer fundamental biological questions? What medical applications of gene editing are on the horizon? Spend an evening with Science by the Pint to hear a panel of Boston-area researchers discuss the present and future of genetic engineering, geared toward a general audience. Following the panel, grab a beer and chat with the panelists, as well as grad students and postdocs conducting cutting edge research. Our panelists for the night include:

George Church, Harvard

Johnny Kung, pgEd group

Wilson Wong, BU

George Annas, BU

Daniel Polley, Massachusetts Eye & Ear/Harvard

Cost: Free, Cash Bar. Ages 21+

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Aeronaut Brewing Co.
14 Tyler St.
Somerville, MA 02143 United States
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