Current and Upcoming Events

Mon, Jul 25 2022 to Fri, Jul 29 2022
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Fri, Jun 17 2022
BTC Institute Teacher Course
Biotechnology: The Basics

No course fees and stipends will be provided to successful applicants.
July 25-29, 2022; 9:00am-4:00pm, lunch provided.
Are you interested in incorporating biotechnology topics in your teaching? If your knowledge of biotechnology is limited or you want to brush up on basic biotechnology techniques, this is the course for you! This one-week laboratory-based course is designed to introduce teachers to the fundamentals of biotechnology. Topics include: DNA structure and function gel ... Read more
Mon, Aug 8 2022 to Wed, Aug 10 2022

Teaching Biotechnology Skills through DNA Metabarcoding Biodiversity Research
Winston-Salem, NC

Learn how to lead your students in metabarcoding analyses using affordable biochemistry and online tools developed by the DNALC, leveraging next generation sequencing (NGS) to analyze thousands of DNA barcodes from complex mixtures of DNA—representing microbes (microbiomes) or organisms in environmental DNA (eDNA). DNA metabarcoding draws on techniques from molecular biology and introduces students to massively parallel genome analysis, ... Read more

Mon, Aug 8 2022 to Thu, Aug 11 2022
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Mon, Jun 13 2022

Save the dates everyone!

The 2nd Virtual Hackathon for Developing CURES in Antibody Engineering will take place August 8-11th, 2022.

Application information will be available soon. Sign up for information and we will email you when it's time to apply.

This work is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education program ( DUE 2055036 ).

This event is free.

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Mon, Aug 15 2022 to Thu, Aug 18 2022
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Fri, Jun 10 2022

INNOVATEBIO, the Algae Foundation, ACC, and ATEC are working in partnership to host an in-person Algae Workshop. Participants will get hands-on experience in multiple lab exercises from starting a culture to harvesting material and DNA isolation. Participants will obtain the information they need to incorporate algae into their existing biotechnology courses.

The workshop is open to a total of 12 participants. Travel and lodging will be covered for participants. ... Read more