B·DEBATE on Synthetic biology

13 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019

The conference will be held at CosmoCaixa in Barcelona and focused on medical applications of gene editing technologies. The debate will highlight new tool development and new applications to diverse problems in biotechnology, focusing in life science and medicine, and will also face the ethical and philosophical concerns raised since its appearance, including in the conversation not only researchers but also the general public.

Sign up now, deadline: 15th of April 2019
Confirmed speakers:
Sarah Chan, The University of Edinburgh, UK
Laia Crespo, Sanofi Ventures, France
Victor de Lorenzo, Spanish National Centre for Biotechnology, Madrid
Luis Ángel Fernández, Spanish National Centre for Biotechnology, Madrid
Jordi Garcia-Ojalvo, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona
Manel Juan Otero, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona
Carole Lartigue, French National Institute for Agricultural Research, France
Maria Lluch-Senar, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona
Prashant Mali, UC San Diego, US
Lluís Montoliu, Spanish National Centre for Biotechnology, Madrid
Julia Oh, The Jackson Laboratory, US
Matthew Porteus, Stanford Medicine, US
Francesc Posas, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona
José Carlos Segovia, Centre for Energy, Environment and Technology Research

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