Distinguished Scientists Lecture Series
Mark your calendar and plan to arrive early for these popular FREE lectures—now in their 14th year!—sponsored by the SMC Associates ( www.smc.edu/associates), and the SMC Earth Science, Life Science, and Physical Sciences departments. For details, call (310) 434-4761.
Seating is strictly on a first-arrival basis.
Should I get My Genome Sequenced?
The Promise and Pitfalls of Genome Sequencing
Molecular biologist and geneticist Ian King—a Fellow in
Clinical Molecular Genetics at the University of North Carolina, Chapel
Hill—studies the genes that control brain development and how they contribute
to neurodevelopmental disorders such as autism, and is currently working on
applying genome-sequencing technologies to clinical testing for genetic
disorders and cancer.
Tue, May 31 | 11:15am | Free | Science