19 Jul

Engineering our ecosystems: Gene drive and local drive

Opening hours / Beginning:

7:00 pm

19 July 2022



The lecture series reflects on the consequences of the revolutionary gene editing technology CRISPR/Cas in the fields of natural sciences and medicine, as well as its societal significance. The series is part of the CAS Research Focus CRISPR/Cas. The spokesperson of this Research Focus is Professor Eckhard Wolf (LMU).

  • Speaker: Prof. Kevin M. Esvelt, Ph.D.
  • Moderation: Prof. Dr. Klaus Förstemann (LMU)

Registration is required for participation. You can find more information on the website of the Center for Advanced Studies or via email.

The Center for Advanced Studies at LMU provides a forum for scientific exchange and discussion that bridges the divide between the established disciplines. Its activities are designed to promote all forms of collaborative research and to stimulate interdisciplinary communication within the University. In addition, it facilitates the integration of visiting scholars and scientists into the academic life of the University.

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