Gene-ius fish

Run time: 10:30 – 17:00

We share roughly 70% of our genes with zebrafish, so could they offer insights into the human mind? 

Dive into the fascinating world of zebrafish research with Queen Mary, University of London. Discover how gene editing techniques unlock insights into mental health conditions, from schizophrenia to addiction. Explore new treatments and drug development pathways in this groundbreaking study.
Proudly brought to you as part of the Royal Society’s Summer Science Exhibits on Tour.
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Please note that this event involves live animals.

12 September 2024 - 10:30
West Building The Lounge, UEL Docklands Campus

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