Frequently Asked Questions


What is Bioengineering / Genetic Engineering?

How will I learn?

How do the kits work? How can I use the kit?

What is DIYBio (Do-It-Yourself Biology)?

Experiments / Wetware / Kit components / Ingredients

What does the Engineer-it kit allow you to do?

How Do I user an Engineer-it Kit without an Amino Labs' minilab?

What is the difference between an Individual and a Group Engineer-it Kit?

Can I do these kits at home?

What is the bacteria in the kit?

What's the timeline for running an Engineer-it Experiment?

Hardware / minilabs

What is the DNA Playground?

DNA Playground Diagram

I am interested in the original Amino One / Bioproduction lab. Where can I find it?


Is this Safe?

Can I do these Kits at home?

Practicing Safe Science Guidelines

Further Reading

List of popular media articles


Where do you ship?

My country is not recognize when I try to check out.

I want it faster! Can you use a courier like FedEx or Purolator?

Educational Purchases

Do you accept Purchase Orders?

Virtual Bioengineer Simulators

The simulator is stuck - I can't drag or click anything!