CPSC Symposium on Synthetic Biology – University of Copenhagen

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CPSC Symposium on Synthetic Biology

The 2018 CPSC Summer School "Synthetic Biology: From Pro- to Eukaryotic Systems" takes place on 20-24 August. Three of the invited guest lecturers for the course will present at an open symposium on Thursday 23 August.


13:00 – 13:50: Genome Engineering in Plants: Past, Present, Future
Holger Puchta
, Head of Botanical Institute, Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany. Link to Holger Putcha's page on the institute webpage.

13:50 – 14:40: Metabolite Valves: Dynamic Control of Metabolic Flux for Pathway Engineering
Kristala Prather
, Arthur D. Little Professor of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA. Link to the Prather Research Group.

14:40 – 15:00: Coffee break

15:00 – 15:50: Expanding and Reprogramming the Genetic Code
Jason Chin
, Programme Leader at the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Head of the Centre for Chemical & Synthetic Biology at the University of Cambridge, UK. Link to the Chin Lab.

15:50 – 16:30: Reception

Time and place:
23 August 2018, 13:00-16:30.
CPSC auditorium, Bülowsvej 21A, 1871 Frederiksberg C.

The symposium is open for everyone!

Sign up for the entire CPSC Summer School on Synthetic Biology here.