Come and dig into the science behind synthetic biology during our new three-week Summer Short Course at HudsonAlpha!
Synthetic Biology is one of the newest fields in the world of science. It is best described as the intersection of engineering and biology with a promising future focused on solving some of the world’s biggest challenges in health, energy and agriculture.
Try your hand at some of the techniques that support synthetic biology:
- DNA extraction
- Restriction enzyme digest and analysis
- Bacterial transformation
- PCR Amplification
The Short Course will highlight key design challenges in synthetic biology and provide interaction with research labs and biotechnology companies working in the field.
July 7-25, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Students must have completed 10th, 11th or 12th grade during the Spring of 2014.
Cost will be:
$400. Non-refundable deposit of $100 will be paid upon registration.
Online registration will open March 10th at 8am and close June 1st at 5pm, or once we reach capacity.