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  • September 2018

Public talk: The making of a scientist - an unlikely journey

Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

After the Nazis tore his family apart and left him homeless and alone at age 4, Mario Capecchi began an epic lifetime trek from sickly street vagrant to Nobel Laureate. In this engaging talk, one of the world's most prominent molecular geneticists weaves his personal tale of survival into the story of how he helped pioneer a technique that has revolutionized the study of human diseases....