Meet the authors: How to hack the code of life
Event schedule details
Sunday 30 June
Event location details
Lecture theatre G34
Imperial College London
Speaker: Nessa Cary interviewed by Alan Grant
Nessa Carey, Visiting Professor in Molecular Biology at Imperial College London, will be talking to Friend of Imperial, Dr Alan Grant about the astonishing advances in gene editing. She'll discuss how we can now make accurate, detailed changes to the DNA, including human DNA, with huge implications for the future control of many diseases as explained in her latest book, Hacking the code of life: how gene editing will rewrite our future.
This is part of ‘Meet the Authors’, a programme of literary discussions from Friends of Imperial College. Take a look at the other talks in this series.