Miracle cures, superpowers and the zombie apocalypse

A talk from EMF 2014 by Christopher Binny

On Sunday August 31, 2014 at in Stage A

A quick introduction to the underlying biology behind gene therapy and the challenges involved, how it's done, and what we're likely to see emerging into mainstream medicine over the next few years. Then we'll explore some plausible trends for the future of the technology, and end with a few questions about some odd new ethical issues that we'll need to find answers to.