iGEM

CIDAR Undergraduates Awarded UROP Funding

Members of the BU iGEM team have received funding through the BU Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) to attend the 2013 iGEM competition, where they will present their project and compete with teams from all over North America.

UROP has also awarded funding for Audrey Lewis and Rahul Veetekat, who recently joined CIDAR as undergraduate researchers. Audrey will be continuing her work on the development of the Eugene language with CIDAR post-doc Ernst Oberortner, and Rahul will be collaborating with our wetlab team to help develop and characterize our growing library of standardized biological parts, focusing on the construction of biological inverter circuits.

By |October 4th, 2013|Awards, Eugene, Funding, iGEM, News, WetLab|0 Comments

Boston University 2012 iGEM team takes home gold medal

Boston University iGEM team takes home gold medal in 2012 regional competition.

By |December 12th, 2012|Awards, iGEM, News|0 Comments

BU iGEM Team wins “Best Software Award”

BU iGEM Team wins “Best Software Award” at the 2011 World Championship Jamboree.

By |November 7th, 2011|Awards, iGEM, News|0 Comments

Evelyn Orozco and Vanessa Yanez receive Diversity awards

Evelyn Orozco and Vanessa Yanez awarded Coalition to Diversify Computing (CDC) Sending Students to Technical Conferences Program Awards for $1000 each to attend iGEM.

By |November 3rd, 2011|Awards, Funding, iGEM, News|0 Comments

2011 BU iGEM team earns Gold Medal

BU iGEM team earns Gold Medal (24 out of 69 teams) and iGEM World Championship Advance (26 out of 69 teams) awards at 2011 iGEM American Regional Jamboree.

By |October 10th, 2011|Awards, Event, iGEM, News|0 Comments

BU iGEM member Alberto Purwada receives STARS summer funding

BU iGEM member Alberto Purwada receives STARS summer funding.

By |April 15th, 2011|Awards, Funding, iGEM, News|0 Comments