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A Deep Dive into BioBuilder

Originally published on Addgene's Blog This post was contributed by Mary Tamer from BioBuilder, an innovative nonprofit bringing the study of synthetic biology into the hands of students and teachers in the U.S. and beyond. “I want to learn more about Synthetic Biology. [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|Education, Industry Support, News|

Investing in Biological Solutions to Human Problems

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. - Frank Lloyd Wright Biology can take energy from the sun and carbon dioxide from the air to create an incredible diversity of molecules that store energy, [...]

Upgrading Biosafety and Biosecurity: Open Philanthropy awards $700K for DIYbio

NEW YORK, September 22, 2017 — The Open Philanthropy Project awarded two grants totaling $706,750 to Genspace and North Carolina State University to evaluate and support the creation of biosafety and biosecurity practices around Do-It-Yourself Biology (DIYbio). Over the last [...]

By | September 24th, 2017|Education, Industry Support, News, Press Releases|

An Interview with Daniela Quaglia on Synbio and Science Communication

“I like to define myself as a versatile person.” This is how Daniela Quaglia, scientist, synthetic biology enthusiast, writer, editor and occasional actress, introduces herself. Daniela is a prominent scientific communicator with a close history to the SynBioBeta community, which [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Education, Industry Support, News|

iGEM Rocks the World Once Again

This year, 273 teams coming from 6 continents attended the iGEM Giant Jamboree. The energy was electrifying as students buzzed around, setting up their posters, stressing about their presentations, and forging friendships across nationalities that will last a lifetime! iGEM, [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Education, Industry Support, News|

Bio-start Confirms Sir Richard Sykes as Chair of Judging Panel

London, UK, 5th October 2016 / Sciad Newswire/ SynbiCITE and Rainbow Seed Fund today announce that Sir Richard Sykes, Chairman of the Royal Institution of Great Britain, Chairman of Imperial College Healthcare and Chancellor of Brunel University, will act as Chair of judges for theBio-start competition judging [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Education, Financial Services, Industry Support, News|