With a revolutionary technology called CRISPR that was discovered in a most unexpected way, we have entered a new era of precision genetic manipulation, in which diseases and cancers could be erased in patients, but so too could heritable genetic changes be engineered in human embryos. What will we choose to do with this awesome power?
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How the Social Brain Builds Itself—But Sometimes Doesn’t: Genes, Experience, and the Biological Roots of AutismApril 17, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm