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New England Biolabs® Launches “Lessons from Lab & Life™” Podcast

Monthly episodes feature intimate conversations between scientific colleagues on science, careers and backstories that changed their lives; now available on iTunes. IPSWICH, Mass., April 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists face many extraordinary crossroads in their careers, few of which have easy answers. [...]

By | April 6th, 2018|Education, Synthetic Biology News|

Here There (Will) Be Dragons: Beyond the Map of Synbio with Kim de Mora

It’s almost safe to say that if at any point in your scientific career you’ve been involved with synthetic biology, then you have been impacted by Kim de Mora’s work. An engineer-turned-scientist and passionate educator, Kim served six years as [...]

By | February 22nd, 2018|Bioentrepreneurship, Education, Synthetic Biology News|

Genes in Space STEM Competition Launches

- Students Invited to Design DNA Experiments for the International Space Station CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Students in grades 7-12: pioneer research on the International Space Station (ISS) by designing DNA experiments for space! Genes in SpaceTM, a competition that seeks [...]

By | January 20th, 2018|Education, Synthetic Biology News|

New England Biolabs Supports Creation of LabCentral Learning Lab

IPSWICH, Mass. and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing that tomorrow's innovation relies on exposing the next generation to why science matters today, New England Biolabs® (NEB®) has become the primary sponsor of the LabCentral Learning Lab. LabCentral, Greater Boston's premier co-working laboratory and launchpad for [...]

By | January 20th, 2018|Education, Synthetic Biology News|

An Exclusive Interview with Helge Bastian About the Uncommon Collaboration Between Foldit, SynBio, and a Confectionery Powerhouse

What do a confectionery powerhouse, a global biotech development company and a gaming community have in common? A crowdsourcing game. One that might be the key to change the lives of 4.5 million people across the world. Mars, Inc., Thermo [...]

5 Wild Biotech Products That Will Touch Our Lives in the Near Future

From cultured meat to a “MicrobeMiner” for antibiotics and liquid biocomputers, a new wave of consumer biotechnology products is transforming the world — and your shopping cart. From inside the world’s largest pre-seed life sciences accelerator, I’m lucky enough to get an early [...]