Title: Genome Engineering: From Biological Parts to Whole Genome Synthesis
Speaker: Junbiao Dai, Ph.D, Tsinghua University
Time: 2:30 p.m., Dec. 2, 2015
Site: No.712 Meeting Room, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Junbiao Dai Ph.D.
2011-present Associate professor, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua Univeristy
The Dai lab uses budding yeast as model organism to study the function of chromatin with emphasis on histone modifications. In addition, his lab is synthesizing the yeast chromosome XII as a part of the international collaborative project (the Sc2.0 project) and developing technologies for synthetic biology.