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What is genome engineering? A special event for the science curious.
What is Genome Engineering? Where is it used? How do I benefit from it Should I care? We are exposed to terms like GMOs, genetic therapies, and gene editing. But what are these? Genome Engineer, Dr. Aron Geurts from the Medical College of Wisconsin will be addressing these questions. Afterwards, an ethicist will open a discussion about the how ethics do and should come into play in this pioneering field.
The event is free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome! This event is designed for a general audience to explain what these technologies are and how they are already playing a part in our lives. Coffee and refreshments will be served.
1739 North High St., Columbus, OH 43210
When: 12:00 to 3:00 pm Saturday, March 31st, 2018