SynbiTECH 2020

Join us at this years virtual SynbiTECH 2020 event (26th - 27th October) for innovators and experts in Synthetic Biology research, commercialisation, investment and policy making. Further details can be found here: https://www.synbitech.com

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PhD Projects now available: BioDesign Engineering CDT

Eleven fully funded projects are now available for 2020 start with the BioDesign Engineering CDT. 3 exciting projects will be hosted by the University of Manchester. 1) Genome scrambling and biosensor technologies for production of high value chemicals in synthetic yeast (Chem@Sc2.0). 2) Design,...

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Dual award PhD in Synthetic and Systems Biology

The University of Manchester and China's Tsinghua University have come together to offer a unique dual degree PhD programme in Synthetic and Systems Biology, with successful applicants spending four life-changing years across Manchester and Beijing. An opportunity to play a key role in developing...

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iGEM team make the news

Following the success of our previous iGEM teams it is great to be able to report a Gold Medal award for our 2019 team! This years' team "Cutiful" modified E. coli bacteria to produce secretions that can colour, repair, straighten and fragrance hair. In addition to their visit to the jamboree in...

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RRI team update

RRI Post Doctoral Researchers gain University Presidential Fellowships. Dr Barbara Ribeiro Dr Robert Meckin took up his fellowship in the School of Social Sciences in September to work on two research themes concerned with research methodology and technology. The SYNBIOCHEM Centre welcomes 2 new...

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