30 free tickets first come first served. Registration required http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/2016-oxfordshire-science-festival-tickets-25352074738?aff=ehomecard
Kay Davies has dedicated her life to the cure of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, which is one of the most common, fatal genetic disorders diagnosed in children. She contributed to the design of the pre-natal tests used around the world. Her team isolated a key gene sequence for the potential treatment of the disease, and she’s now leading clinical trials for the development of a cure. Learn about this scientific journey, and engage in a conversation with one of the most remarkable Oxford scientists.
Date: 23 June 2016, 17:00 (Thursday, 9th week, Trinity 2016)
Venue: University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road OX1 3PW
Venue Details: Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PW Telephone: + 44 1865 272 950
Speaker: Kay Davies (University of Oxford)
Booking required?: Required
Booking url: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/2016-oxfordshire-science-festival-tickets-253
Cost: 30 free tickets. First come first served.
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Nicholas Irving