Monday 16 September 2019
6:00-7:30
Franklin Institute Night Out: Breakthrough in CRISPR Gene Editing and the HIV Virus

Dr. Kamel Khalili - From Bench to Bedside: New Breakthroughs in CRISPR Gene Editing and the HIV Virus

Monday, September 16
6:00–7:30 pm
Free with advance registration

Dr. Kamel Khalili sits down with The Franklin Institute’s chief bioscientist, Dr. Jayatri Das, to discuss the limitations of current treatments for HIV as well as the next steps facing researchers as they aim to take their discovery from bench to bedside—especially in light of a Chinese scientist’s recent controversial application of the CRISPR technique in human babies to address the risk of HIV infection. For tickets click on link below:

https://www.fi.edu/event/2019-09-16/speaker-series-bench-bedside-new-breakthroughs-crispr-gene-editing-and-hiv-virus?utm_source=marketing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Evening+Events+9.6.19

 

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