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STS storms Dana Centre

28 October 2011

Synthetic Biology: Machine or Life?

STS students and staff led a full-house meeting at the DANA Centre in South Kensington last week as part of a public engagement project, "Synthetic Biology: Machine or Life?". This was organised by STS students.

This was part of the student run UCL entry to the iGem competition. For more, see:

iGem - UCL's 2011 iGem entry

blog -  Laura Cinti's always-stimulating blog on synthetic biology (and credit for the photos)

#lifeinsynbio - twitter thread

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