A Century of Genetics

Image: Gordon MacPherson.

Celebrating 100 years of genetics in Edinburgh and the Genetics Society in the UK.

2019 is coincidentally the centenary of both the Genetics Society and the origins of the Roslin Institute and the Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh.  A joint scientific celebratory meeting will be held from 13-15th November 2019, Edinburgh.

The meeting will focus on the work of prominent scientists who have Edinburgh connections.

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We expect to open our centenary garden in its’ permanent home at the Royal Botanical Gardens, and hold many public engagement events throughout the week.