Helen will be engaging with central Los Angeles community members through the intro to personal genetics workshop held at the Robertson Branch.
Helen will be discussing the benefits and pitfalls of consumer genetics testing including ancestry testing with the central Los Angeles community members.
Helen will explore the history of genetic discrimination, privacy rights, and healthcare rights in this final workshop series.
Helen will be engaging with the westside community members through the intro to personal genetics workshop held at the Palisades branch library.
Helen will be discussing consumer genetics, ancestry testing, and your job and healthcare rights with the westside community members at the Palisades branch library.
Explore the intersection of science, innovation, and society with our ‘Introduction to Personal Genetics’ program. Technological developments in genetics have enabled people to become more informed healthcare consumers. This program explores applications of genetic technologies, including genetic testing, sequencing, and editing, for health purposes. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss the questions, challenges, and […]
Genetic tools offer solutions to significant environmental challenges. However, many people wonder about the unintended consequences that can arise from altering our ecosystem. This program will focus on three real, experimental uses of gene editing to improve agriculture, save an endangered species, and revive the woolly mammoth as a climate-stabilization strategy. Attendees will have the […]