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Jennifer Doudna

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Jennifer Doudna is Professor of Chemistry and of Molecular and Cell Biology at University of California, Berkeley, and co-inventor of the CRISPR technology, for which she has been awarded many of the most distinguished prizes available, including the 2015 $3 million Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences.

That same year she was listed among the 100 most influential people in the world by Time. In 2016 she had the rare honour of being elected a foreign member of the Royal Society. She speaks around the world about CRISPR and its implications for our future.

Books by Jennifer Doudna

A Crack in Creation

The world-famous scientist behind ‘one of the most monumental discoveries in biology’ explores its devastating power to change the course of human history

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