The 2016 iGEM season has officially begun! This year, the Boston University LCP group is sponsoring two teams of undergraduate students to compete at the prestigious International Genetically Engineered Machine competition in October. 2016 marks the sixth consecutive competition year for BU’s Wet-lab iGEM team, which has consistently been awarded with the Gold Medal level of achievement. It will be the inaugural year for BU’s Hardware iGEM team, which will be competing in a special new Hardware track at the competition. Both teams recently met up at a kick-off event to learn more about the origins of Synthetic Biology, current challenges and new directions in the field, and how the iGEM comp
Tea & Talk
Opportunity for faculty and staff to share with STEM Pathways researchers and participants, aiding them in their undergraduate or graduate journey.
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Members of STEM Pathways have engaged with and informed the Greater Boston about synthetic biology, toured local biotechnology industries, and produced undergraduate researchers who have earned top honors in competitions. Learn more about our impact through our news articles and galleries.
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