An exciting programme on Fri 18th Oct including a talk by Prof Sir Ian Wilmut, of Dolly the sheep fame, has now been confirmed.
Fri October 18, 2013 @ 10:00 – 14:00
Spaces for talks and tours are limited and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.
TALKS (50 places – Adults age and 14+)
10am – “Introduction to the BioCentre” by Malcolm Bateman, CEO, Roslin BioCentre
10.30am – ”Ockham Oncology – Driven by Outcome, Defined by Expertise” by Theresa Bruce, Vice President of Global Operations, Ockham Oncology.
11am – “From Dolly to Treatment of Human Disease” by Professor Sir Ian Wilmut, the head of the lab that created Dolly the sheep.
LAB VISITS (adults and age 11+)
Tours will take you through the fascinating labs used by the cutting edge start up biotech companies.
“Green Coatings from Plant Oils” (Verdex) – 11.30am and 12pm – 10 places
“Phage DNA and Vaccines” (Big DNA)– 12pm and 12.30pm – 10 places
“Methane Bubbles Experiment” (Ingenza)– 12.30pm and 1pm – 10 places
“Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine” (Roslin Cellab) – 1pm and 1.30pm – 5 places
We hope to see you there.