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“Human genome editing: cells and people à la carte ?”
Thu 23 March 2017, 18:30 – 20:30 GMT
Italo-UK Science Café, Part III
Thursday 23th March 2017, 18.30
Italian Cultural Institute
39 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8NX
Join us for an evening of discovery into novel, revolutionary methods to modify our genome and its implications for health and society.
There will be talks from two experts in the field, followed by a Q&A session and a drink or two.
Dr. Robin Lovell Badge is Head of the Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology and Developmental Genetics at the Francis Crick Institute. His research focuses on sex determination, the development of the nervous system, and the biology of stem cells.
Prof. Amedeo Santosuosso is Scientific Director of the European Centre for Law, Science and new Technologies (ECLT) and Professor of Law, Science and New Technologies, University of Pavia. He is President of the First Chamber at the Court of Appeal of Milan and has served in several committees on science and law issues.