About

The mission of the Genome Editing Nucleus at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery is to nurture cross-disciplinary discussions with faculty from across the UW-Madison campus. By doing so, we intend to leverage their combined expertise to solve problems in the field of genome editing that involve multiple disciplines, including:
Biology
Agriculture
Medicine
Engineering
Science communication
Humanities
Social sciences
Ethics

News

Should We Alter the Human Genome? Let Democracy Decide
Should We Alter the Human Genome? Let Democracy Decide
Genome Editing with Precision and Accuracy
Genome Editing with Precision and Accuracy
CRISPR Vehicles Break Down Barriers to In Vivo Genome Editing
CRISPR Vehicles Break Down Barriers to In Vivo Genome Editing
To help kids battling a rare disease, scientists forge a genetic link between people and pigs
To help kids battling a rare disease, scientists forge a genetic link between people and pigs

Events

March 2020

Faculty Roundtable

  • TBD
  • Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, 330 N Orchard St, Madison, WI
Thursday, March 12th, 2020

Biotechnology Talks

  • 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 
  • Biotechnology Center Auditorium, 425 Henry Mall, Rm. 1111
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

Film Screening: Human Nature

  • 6:30 p.m. 
  • DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, 330 N Orchard St., Madison, WI

 

Tuesday, June 9-Wednesday, June 10, 2020

MIDUS Gene Expression Workshop

  • 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (both days)
  • Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St, Madison, WI