[Information] The 11th Keio-Stanford Webinar (November 18 (PST) | November 19 (JST), 2022)


Advanced BioScience Webinar for Drug, Device Development

[The 11th Keio-Stanford Webinar: Evolution of CRISPR/Cas Technology]

Date and Time: November 18, 2022, 5:00-6:30 PM (PST) | November 19, 2022, 10:00-11:30 AM (JST)
Organized by: Stanford School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine and Keio University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology
Co-sponsored by: KGRI, Keio University Yagami Data Security Lab, Life Science Innovation Network Japan (LINK-J), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

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[The 11th Keio-Stanford Webinar Invited Speakers]

1. Discover microbial recombination protein for cleavage-free gene editing of long sequences
Le Cong, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine

2. Utilization of base editing technology in neurodegenerative disease research
Hiroki Sasaguri, MD, PhD
Unit Leader, Dementia Pathophysiology Collaboration Unit
Deputy Team Leader, Laboratory for Proteolytic Neuroscience
RIKEN Center for Brain Science

3. Programmable DNA integration by CRISPR-associated transposase
Makoto Saito, PhD
Postdoctoral fellow, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

4. Rescue of Prader-Willi syndrome patient-derived hypothalamic organoids by CRISPR/dCas9-TET1-mediated epigenome editing
Akisa Nemoto, MS
Department of Physiology, Keio University School of Medicine

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