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George Church

Theme: Delivering macromolecules and larger things in vivo
Topic: TBC
Date/Time: Aug 18 @ 2 PM

1984 Harvard PhD, co-author of 625 papers, 156 patent publications & a book “Regenesis”; developed methods used for the first genome sequence (1994) & ten million-fold cost reductions since (via fluor-NGS & nanopores), multiplexing/barcoding, DNA assembly from chips, genome editing/writing/recoding; co-initiated BRAIN Initiative (2011) & Genome Projects (GP-Read-1984, GP-Write-2016, PGP-2005:world’s open-access personal precision medicine datasets); machine learning for protein engineering, tissue reprogramming, organoids, xeno-transplantation, in situ 3D DNA, RNA, protein imaging.