Topic: Gene technology
16:00-16:15 15min warm-up game
Candidates are required to raise an English word of an object that can be found inrestaurant one by one, in 2 clips interval.The one fail to do so would have to sing a song in English!
16：15-16:20 Concept clarification
Gene: a segment of DNA, a part of a cell in a living thing that controls what it looks like, how it grows, and how it develops.People get their genes from their parents
CRISPRs/cas9 : Latest Gene editing tool, are DNA locicontaining short repetitions of base sequences. Each repetition is followed by short segments of"spacer DNA" from previous exposures to a virus
16:20-17:20 Make a discussion towards the following questions in groups(4-6 in a group)
Q1.Which one do you thinkis more important for personal growth , Gene VS Environment VS personal effort?
Q2.What is opportunity and threats of biological technology? ( animal clone, genetically modified food, bio-weapon)
Q3.Gene editing is very power tool for a lot of human genetic diease, what isyour attitude towards Gene editing use for Human embryo modification? And why?
Q4.Imagine: if there is man-made womb technology invented in the future, how is this going to impact on man and woman relationship?
17:20-18:00 Free talk