The French microbiologist, geneticist and biochemist Emmanuelle Charpentier was the special guest of the Institut français and the Embassy of France in Finland on Wednesday 17th. It was the occasion for the French researcher to highlight in a speech the contribution of the Millennium Talks Workshop « Asking more for Research » where she presented a key note. The purpose of this workshop is to develop innovation and creativity in research and to find industrial and scientist applications for the last major discovers in basic research. Emmanuelle Charpentier indicated in her speech that the workshop allowed constructive reflexions.

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