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  • Searching for a Cure: Sickle Cell Disease Gene-Editing

    January 30 | 12pm | BOND G100  —   Vence Bonham, Jr. J. D. Associate Investigator, Division of Intramural Research, Senior Advisor to the NHGRI Director on Genomics and Health Disparities, National Human Genome Research Institute  —   The National Academies of Sciences 2017 Human Genome Editing Report identified seven principles that should undergird the … Continued

  • 30 Years of the Genome: Integrating and Applying ELSI Research

    June 15 – 17, 2020 | Columbia University, New York Since its inception, research on the ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of genetics research and its translation aims to anticipate and illuminate emerging issues relevant to policy, practice and fundamental questions of what it means to be human. AI, gene editing and precision medicine … Continued