12 May

Reflecting 29 years of CRISPR/Cas

Opening hours / Beginning:

7:00 pm

12 May 2022


Center for Advanced Studies Seestraße 13 80802 München

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 top-class speakers of the series include Kay Davies (Oxford), Kevin M. Esvelt (MIT), Caroline Gutjahr (TUM), Henry T. Greely (Stanford), Dirk Inzé (Gent), Greg Newby (Broad Institute), Kai P. Purnhagen (Bayreuth), Pamela C. Ronald (UC Davis) and Jörg Vogel (HIRI/Würzburg).

The lecture series is part of the CAS Research Focus "CRISPR/Cas" . The spokesperson of this Research Focus is Prof. Dr. Eckhard Wolf (LMU).

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Jörg Vogel

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Ernst-Ludwig Winnacker

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

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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