Should we tinker with our DNA? A Seattle Community Conversation
New technology called CRISPR/Cas9 helps scientists modify DNA more quickly and precisely than ever before. What if DNA that contributes to sickness could be modified to ensure or restore good health?
* Is this technology safe? How will we know?
* Is it OK to modify DNA in skin, muscle and nerve cells?
* What about creating children with permanent DNA modifications that can be passed on?
* What uses of this technology would not be OK?
Tuesday December 1st from 6:30-8pm
in South Lake Union to learn more about this cutting edge technology and the ethical implications of its use. No science background necessary, all questions and perspectives welcome.
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