George Church

  • Professor, Genetics and Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School

A pioneer in genome sequencing and genome engineering (reading and writing DNA), George Church invented some of the engineering methods that created the era of the personal genome.

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A pioneer in genome sequencing and genome engineering (reading and writing DNA), George Church invented some of the engineering methods that created the era of the personal genome.

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George Church's Presentations

TEDMED2010 October 2010

TED2010 February 2010

PopTech 2009 October 2009

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Know Your Genes: Geneticist George Church believes that genome sequencing can bring us closer to personalized medicine. Several years ago, Church launched the Personal Genome Project, a public database that connects genes to diseases as well as... More

Know Your Genes: Geneticist George Church believes that genome sequencing can bring us closer to personalized medicine. Several years ago, Church launched the Personal Genome Project, a public database that connects genes to diseases as well as physical and biological characteristics. 100,000 volunteers are expected to contribute by 2010.

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