On November 5, UC Berkeley hosted the 2019 Breakthrough Prize Symposium. The event hosts talks from some of the world's brightest minds at the forefront of fundamental physics, life sciences and mathematics.

Professor of MCB & Chemistry Jennifer Doudna, recipient of the 2015 Breakthrough Prize in life sciences, spoke on recent breakthroughs in CRISPR research. Her presentation, titled Recoding Life: The Future of Gene Editing, can be viewed here.


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