Date(s) - 2017-08-10
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Contact Details
Cape Town Science Centre
370B Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925
Director of CenGen Pty Ltd and award-winning scientist, Dr Renee Prins, will provide the audience with an overview of DNA and genetics; how DNA is used in our everyday lives, from solving crimes in Cape Town to identifying matter from outer space; and how studying the DNA of plants and the diseases that attack them, can help scientists select superior agricultural plant types and promote food security in Africa.