Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

2016 Canadian Gairdner Symposium-Gene Editing: Bacterial Immunity to Global Impact

October 28, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Inspired by the gene-editing pioneers of the 2016 Canada Gairdner International Awards, the Gairdner Foundation is hosting a one-day symposium that will step beyond the discovery of the CRISPR-Cas system to explore its potential impact across the biological spectrum. Speakers are included below. If you can’t attend in-person at the University of Toronto (MacLeod Auditorium) then please tune into our live webcast: bit.ly/Gairdnerwebcast This is a FREE event and everyone is welcome to attend. If you are interested in sponsoring this event please contact Sommer Wedlock at sommer@gairdner.org for more details.


October 28, 2016
9:00 am - 2:30 pm


MacLeod Auditorium
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario Canada
+ Google Map