2023 has been an incredible year for biology, with groundbreaking discoveries and advancements that have the potential to shape the future of our w...
Ever wonder what is biotechnology? iGEM? what about DNA or bioart?
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Every day, new advances in biotechnology and genetic engineering reshape our society and economy. Biotechnology (technology that uses biological systems, or “living organisms”) can help us create sustainable food and energy, new materials, innovative medicines, and much more. The biotechnology industry impacts billions of lives every year and is a cornerstone of our civilization.
Some of the most exciting emerging careers involve biotechnology. Learn about the top 5 emerging careers in biotechnology, and how you can get involved.
iGEM is an independent and non-profit foundation that supports community members who want to learn about genetic engineering.
They host an international competition every year called the “Giant Jamboree”, where participants get an opportunity to present their work. As of 2022, this competition has been going on for 19 years!
Does this sound like something you would like to get involved in? Read this post to learn how to get started with iGEM.