Human Gene Editing: Moving from Science Fiction to Reality
Explore the Implications and Opportunities of Human Gene Editing
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Orchard View Room, Discovery Building
Is there a way to create babies who will never know disease? Stick to smaller changes, like elimination cancer-causing mutations? Ban human gene-editing entirely? Join the conversation led by Kris Saha (biomedical engineering and medical history and bioethics) and moderated by Dan Murphy (Morgridge Institute). The event begins at 6 pm with cash bar and free appetizers available starting at 5:30 pm. Registration is requested at discovery.wisc.edu/ScienceCafe.