Meet a Scientist

External Event - 31st Jan to 8th Feb 2020

Where: Crick Institute, London

When: 6 Dec, 11 Dec, 10 Jan, 15 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 8 Feb

What's life in the lab really like? 

Bring your curiosity and have a chat with some of our friendly scientists. Discover what life in the lab is like and get hands-on with some of the tools they use in their daily work. 

This week’s scientists are genomics scientist, Jimmy Perez-Lloret, who converts DNA into libraries that become readable information for all teams across the Crick and cell biologist, Lyn Healy, who grows and cares for stem cells.

FREE - just turn up at any time. Suitable for individuals and small groups.

About Meet a Scientist

Meet our scientists, technicians and engineers as they pop into the gallery to share behind-the-scenes insights into how they make science happen. 

Meet a Scientist will run weekly throughout our new exhibition, Craft & Graft: Making Science Happen. Keep an eye on our website for more dates and times to be announced soon.

Meet a Scientist sessions are designed for individuals and small groups. If you plan to visit in a group of 7 or more, or are a school group, please let us know by emailing 

For more details, including times of the events, please click here.

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