Workshop with DIYbio: Hands-On With CRISPR
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
Celebrate Science Literacy Week - Sept 19-25!
Our two-hour CRISPR workshop will introduce you to the hands-on work required to use this exciting new genetic engineering technology. The workshop is specifically designed for beginners with no lab experience.
- Understand the CRISPR technique and how it works
- Learn basic lab skills such as pipetting and culturing bacteria
- See a step-by-step process used in basic CRISPR experiments
Open to everyone!
Note: Space is limited - if you can't make it, please remember to cancel, to open up your spot for someone else.
Priority will be given to U of T students and staff.
DIYbio Toronto is a non-profit biotech hackerspace located in downtown Toronto. It offers educational and training programs in lab safety, molecular biology, bioinformatics, and chemistry. DIYbio.to members get unlimited 24x7 access to a fully equipped molecular biology lab, a reagent store, and a community of people of varying degrees of experience who share one thing: a passion for learning and doing biology.