Advancing genome research for a better world


To develop and deploy genome engineering to cure disease, ensure food security, and sustain the environment for current and future generations.

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Last month, 300+ visitors came to our "Be a Scientist!" day in Berkeley. We had a blast teaching kids and their families about DNA and CRISPR with games, crafts, art, and experiments! Read about it here:
How is IP shaping the use of #CRISPR in agriculture 🌽? Gregory Graff of @CSUAgSci explored this fascinating topic in his recent IGI seminar. Watch the talk (with slides!) here:
Do you know how to fit all the pieces together into a strategic #scicomm plan? We're #hiring a comms director—come work with us! Please RT and tell qualified friends and colleagues. Apply here:
Didn't catch #CRISPRConsensus live? Watch videos from our symposium on the ethics of editing the human germline! Hear from scientists, bioethicists, disability rights advocates, theological leaders, Indigenous scholars, policy makers, and more!