Welcome to CRISPR2016

The annual international CRISPR meeting of 2016 will take place at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel. This meeting follows the meetings in Wageningen (2010), Berkeley (2012), St. Andrews (2013), Berlin (2014) and New York (2015). The meeting will cover basic aspects of the CRISPR-Cas biology as a defense system.

Scientific program: May 23-25
Conference tour: May 26


  • Prof Rotem Sorek, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Prof Udi Qimron, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Uri Gophna, Tel Aviv University
  • Prof Michael Terns, The University of Georgia


Supported by:

Editas Medicine          Intellia Therapeutics       Emendo Biotherapeutics

I-CORE Chromatin & RNA Gene Regulation                                 Caribou Biosciences                                    CRISPR Therapeutics


                                                            EMBO excellence in the life sciences 

The Chorafas Institute for Scientific Exchange

Foundation Adelis