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CRISPR: Is Gene Editing Kosher?

July 24 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

$10 – $15
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From the CRISPR baby to a cure for “bubble boy disease,” gene editing is making headlines. On July 24, join the Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics for a conversation about current uses and controversies of gene editing, where we as a society draw the line, and how these technologies impact the Jewish the community where genetic health concerns loom large. Featuring: scientist Mattia Quattrocelli, PhD; bioethicist Lainie Ross, MD, PhD; and genetic counselor Melissa Ramos, MS, MLS (ASCP), LCGC

Register: juf.org/CRISPR

Details

Date:
July 24
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost:
$10 – $15
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.juf.org/cjg/CRISPR.aspx

Organizer

Norton &Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics
Phone:
312-357-4718
Email:
jewishgeneticsctr@juf.org
Website:
www.jewishgenetics.org

Venue

WeWork Kinzie
20 W. Kinzie
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Website:
https://www.wework.com/buildings/kinzie--chicago--IL