Scientific Advances in Genome Editing: Where are we Today?

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Wednesday, June 5,2019 ・ 118A, Level 100
There are thousands of genetic diseases for which there is no treatment. Genome editing is a groundbreaking technology which offers a solution for the development of therapies for said diseases. Scientific advances in human genome editing have proven that somatic cell genome editing has the potential to treat and cure genetic diseases for which there is no cure. Leading experts in the field of genome editing will discuss the most recent breakthroughs and the opportunities these advances can create for patients.
Speakers
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Volunteer Executive Director & Founder
Ryan Foundation
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Chief Executive Officer
CRISPR Therapeutics
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Chief Executive Officer
Sangamo Therapeutics
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Chief Scientific Officer
Caribou Biosciences, Inc.