Around 1000 people, including myself, participated in Synbiobeta 2018, the Global Synthetic Biology Summit. The event was held in San Francisco, in October, gathering a growing community of inspired scientists, entrepreneurs, academics, investors, policy makers and pioneers using synthetic biology to build better and more sustainable ways to feed, fuel, and heal the world. As member of the DAMP Lab, I was invited to talk on two different panels: Global Biofoundries and Emerging Women Leaders in Synthetic Biology. The first was led by Drs Freemont and Kitney, directors of Synbicite and my talk focused on the role of public biofoundries and the challenges these foundries face to function in a
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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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