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Understanding the Ethical Landscape of Human Genome Editing

UW Philosophers at Work

Event Details

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
7 p.m.
1100 Grainger Hall, Grainger Hall
Professor Robert Streiffer, Professor of Medical History & Bioethics and Philosophy presents a discussion about human genome editing, with a focus on the announcement last year of two babies born in China who had their genomes edited with CRISPR/CAS9.
Free and open to the public