Genesis 2.0 – Discussion

Prof. RNDr. Jaroslav Flegr, CSc., doc. RNDr. David Hořák, Ph.D., and Mgr. Marek “Orko” Vácha, Ph.D.
Wednesday, 12 November, 2018, 6 – 8 PM
Lecture Hall of Náprstkova Museum, 3rd floor

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The discussion will explore the scientific possibilities and ethical issues raised by advanced genetics and cloning.

 

Participating in the discussion: Prof. RNDr. Jaroslav Flegr, CSc., doc. RNDr. David Hořák, Ph.D., a Mgr. Marek “Orko” Vácha, Ph.D.

What new possibilities exist with the advent of genetic manipulation and genomic mapping? Who decides if and how to push the boundaries further?

Moderated by Vít Bohal. The discussion will be in Czech.

The screening of the award-winning film Genesis 2.0 (dir. Christian Frei) will take place the same eveing at the Cinema Ponrepo beginning at 8:30 PM.