TweetChat: The Gene with Siddhartha Mukherjee

Photo Credit: New York Times

Photo Credit: New York Times

On Monday afternoon we held a tweetchat, #GenCSM, with our amazing co-hosts Georgia Hurst and Amy Byer Shainman and special guest Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD. Sid is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, and his most recent book, The Gene, has been highlighted by Bill Gates and was the topic of much of our discussion. Here are highlights from our exciting and thought-provoking chat! You can also view the full transcript here.

...then the conversation opened up to questions from other participants. 

Have a question or comment you didn’t get to contribute? Please post in the comments below. Check back for our next tweetchat; we host every two months! While you wait, check out our highlights of previous tweetchats. 

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