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Event: Mice Against Ticks

Thursday July 12, 2018
7:00 PM until 8:30 PM


Panel: Mice Against Ticks, the Anti-Lyme and Anti-Tick Mouse Initiative               Katharine Cornell Theater

White-footed mice carry the pathogen that causes Lyme disease. Mice Against Ticks is a program from MIT sponsored by the boards of health of the island towns to create mice that are genetically engineered to break the cycle of transmission. The panel will be moderated by John Sundman. Panels members are: Kevin Esvelt, director of the Mice against Ticks Initiative at MIT, Ruth Faden, Professor of Bioethics at Johns Hopkins, Sam Telford, Professor of Infectious Disease and Global Health at Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine, and Sheila Jasanoff, Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Harvard Kennedy School.

 

 



Mice Against Ticks
Location: Katharine Cornell Theater
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