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Gene Editing: The Future of Healthcare is Now | Springtime Science

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Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute & Illinois Extension
Apr 19, 2023   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Apurva Godbole, Ph.D. Student, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois
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Gain research-based insights into complex health issues as experts from University of Illinois deliver forward-thinking, holistic solutions for addressing today's health challenges in the Community Seminar Series offered via Zoom on Wednesdays at noon (CST) March 1 through April 19, 2023. Pick and choose programs based on interest. 

Genome editing is no longer in the distant future. Using CRISPR technology, scientists can activate or inhibit functions of various genes to better understand and cure diseases. In the final session of the series, explore the potential benefits, unintended consequences, and moral dilemmas of this revolutionary technology. 

CEU's through the Continuing Education Institute of Illinois (CEII) are now available. 

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