CRISPR: GENOME EDITING ......What It Is, What Can It Do, and Why You Should Care?

CRISPR: GENOME EDITING - What it is? What can it do? And Why you should care?

Dixon Travelers Auditorium

February 6, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm

Speaker: Dr. Samantha Maragh

Leader, Genome Editing Program

National Institute of Standards & Technology

Are you curious about technologies used to engineer DNA in living cells? CRISPR & Genome Editing is a transformative technology being pursued by diverse
areas of bioscience to revolutionize areas such as gene therapy, synthetic biology, antimicrobials/antivirals, agriculture, and global food production.

Wednesday, February 6 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Richard N. Dixon Science Research Center, Auditorium
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251

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Academics, Research, Information Sessions


Faculty & Staff, Students


Research, Academics, Sustainability, Global & International, Technology


technology, National Institute of Standards and Technology, genome editing

Division of Research & Economic Development
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Ashlee Kirkland

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