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Bacteria Light Lab

1 May, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free

Enter into the Bacteria Light Lab. Bask in the light of bioluminescent bacteria, learn about the quantum effects of light in whole-genome sequencing, investigate historical heliotherapy and modern cutting-edge laser light treatments to combat infection, create your own light-reactive bacteria ‘pet’, and vote in a bacteria beauty contest.

Contributors

  • Anna Dumitriu, lead artist
  • Alex May, video design and projection
  • Dr John Paul, Kevin Cole and Dr James Price (Modernising Medical Microbiology project)
  • Dr Simon Park (University of Surrey)
  • Dr Carole Reeves, Dr Michael Wilson and Dr Sean Nair (UCL)

Details

Date:
1 May, 2015
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://wellcomecollection.org/events/bacteria-light-lab-0

Organizer

Wellcome Collection
Phone:
+44 (0)20 7611 2222
Website:
http://www.wellcomecollection.org/

Venue

Wellcome Collection
183 Euston Road
London, NW1 2BE United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 (0)20 7611 2222
Website:
http://www.wellcomecollection.org/