A native Hawaiian, anthropologist, and genome scientist, Keolu Fox investigates how mutations found in indigenous populations contribute to human health and emphasizes the importance of considering who benefits from research involving indigenous genomes.
LIVE July 28th, 2021 at 2:30 PM ET
In this webinar, experts will discuss cytosine and adenosine base-editors to introduce point mutations in DNA strands without creating a breakpoint, and opportunities and considerations for using them.
“Gene therapy has huge potential. It has already led to cures for conditions such as spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). In the future, we will be looking at conditions like motor neurone disease, Alzheimer’s and rare cancers,”