Cafe Sci Cambridge: Making your medicines personal - Is it all in your genes?
Modern medicine is amazing, but life-saving treatments can still have painful and even dangerous side-effects. However, we can now use information from our DNA to understand why some people respond better to certain medicines than others.
Our April speaker Emma Davenport is a Group Leader at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, a world-leading genomics research institute located just outside Cambridge. Emma focuses on the differences in our genomes and how they affect our bodies' response to particular drug treatments.
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This is a free and non-ticketed event.
Doors open at 18:45 so arrive early to avoid disappointment.
Starts at 19:00 and finish around 20:30.