All talks at Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry Street 7.15 for 7.45 unless otherwise advertised. Licensed bar serving hot drinks, cakes and snacks. No charge to attend. Contributions welcome.
Mon 1st May 2017 – Dr Dave Christensen – “How to study Blindness in a petri dish – Stemcells and gene editing”
Dr Dave Christensen from the University of Southampton studies Age Related Macular Degeneration and similar inherited retinal diseases using induced pluripotent stem cells and gene editing. Dave has very kindly stepped up in at short notice to replace the planned speaker.He is also part of the team behind Bright Club Southampton, turning researchers into stand up comedians