Genetic Engineering Conference Kicks Off At MIT Eighty-four teams of students from 21 countries are gathering at MIT to compete in the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition. The teams have been working since the summer to construct biological machine systems — and operate them within living cells.
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Genetic Engineering Conference Kicks Off At MIT

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Genetic Engineering Conference Kicks Off At MIT

Genetic Engineering Conference Kicks Off At MIT

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Eighty-four teams of students from 21 countries are gathering at MIT to compete in the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition. The teams have been working since the summer to construct biological machine systems — and operate them within living cells.

Guests:

Eric Meltzer, member of Peking University's iGEM team

Pamela Silver, professor of systems biology, director of the graduate program in systems biology at Harvard Medical School