Fact and Fiction about GMOs
11 June 2020 - 11 June 2020
The Center for Special Studies and Programs (CSSP) affiliated to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina's Academic Research Sector and the World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Science in Developing Countries Arab Regional Partner (TWAS-AREP) are hosting a number of Nobel Laureates via webinars.
The first webinar was entitled Fact and Fiction about GMOs? and took place on Thursday, 11th June, 2020, at 4:00 pm. It was conducted by Sir. Richard J. Roberts, an English biochemist and molecular biologist who is the Chief Scientific Officer at New England Biolabs, Massachusetts, USA. He was awarded the 1993 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Phillip Allen Sharp for the discovery of introns in eukaryotic DNA and the mechanism of gene-splicing....