Northwestern CSB researchers will conduct a pilot study to enable Chicago-area residents to test for lead, copper and PFAS.
Two funded projects are part of the Army’s recently established basic research center that applies synthetic biology to design advanced materials and to engineer environmental microbial communities.
To jump-start the design and engineering of synthetic cells, the National Science Foundation has awarded an 800k grant to researchers at Northwestern’s Center for Synthetic Biology. NSF’s Design and Engineering … Continued
Prof.  Michael Jewett, co-director of The Center For Synthetic Biology, & his team, after being awarded a grant from The Human Frontier Science Program,  hopes to create cells called ribozymes … Continued