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GMOs: The Science, the Hope and the Real World

  • Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania 100 E. Northwestern Ave. Philadelphia, Pa. (map)

Andrew Binns, biology professor at the University of Pennsylvania, will speak about the scientific processes that enable the modification of plant genomes, with the general goal of developing plant varieties or cultivars that—for example—would be resistant to disease, produce a better product or have desired horticultural characteristics.

Members $15; nonmembers $20

Earlier Event: January 22
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Later Event: January 25
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