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  • Indiana City Brewing Co 24 Shelby Street Indianapolis, IN, 46202 United States (map)

Maybe she's born with it, maybe it's Maybelline. You hear it all the time, "she's so lucky, she has great genes!" but what does it mean to have good genes? What about "bad" genes?

Genetics in the Clinical Setting


Patricia Celestino-Soper, Clinical Molecular Genetics Fellow, IUPUI

I introduce a few topics in human and molecular genetics as examples of how genetics is important for human health. In particular, I talk about the use of genetic knowledge and tools in clinical settings for the diagnosis of human genetic disorders.


Unravel the genetic code – how next generation sequencing technology empowers basic and clinical research


Yunlong Liu, Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Director, Center for Medical Genomics, Associate Director, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics,Indiana University School of Medicine



Indiana City Brewing Co. is conveniently located in downtown Indianapolis. They pride themselves in the vibrant culture of Indianapolis, so much that their name is the literal definition of “Indianapolis.” We love partnering with Indiana City Brewing Co.! We will explore topics with top-notch local scientists while drinking Indiana City’s tasty beer that will leave you wanting more! Feel free to bring in food if you’re hungry, or you’re more than welcome to order from ClusterTruck during the event. Doors open at 6:30 at 24 Shelby Street; event starts at 7.

taste of science Indianapolis is brought to you by Central Indiana Science Outreach in coordination with the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites

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