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Cool talk alert: Epigenetics and what genes can’t tell us

These lil DNA guys have a lot more information in them than we know. (Image courtesy of Genspace)   Venture capitalist Andrew Abrams talks about what the field of epigenetics might have in store for the future.  

That our lifestyle and environment affect our health is not new, but you might not be aware that it can also affect our genetic makeup.

An upcoming talk by Andrew Abrams and hosted by Biotech Without Borders at Genspace, the Downtown Brooklyn community bio lab, will explore the topic of epigenetics, the changes in our genome or gene expression that come with changes in our environment.

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