The Genetic Revolution: Is Everything Determined? Is There a Place for Free Will? (in Hebrew)
Tue, Dec 29, 2020, 8:30 to 10 pm Israel Standard Time (UTC+2)
Are our lives, from the first moment until our final days, determined by our genetics? An introductory lecture on genetics, the Human Genome Project, human cloning and genetic engineering. Are we on the way to the perfect baby? Starting with an understanding of how genetics works at its core to a complete mapping of the human genome to breakthroughs in genetic testing in embryos and genetic engineering. Who was the first killer convicted by DNA evidence and when will we have diets customized to our personal genetic makeup?
The lecture will be given by Dr. Tal Sines, in Hebrew.