November Top10 BacToTheFuture Stories

1. Turning food waste into bioplastic thanks to #synbio! ♻️ More than $1 trillion worth of food is wasted every year, and to fight this global squandering, this young entrepreneur has come with an idea to make the most out of this residues and give them a second chance turning them into bioplastic!  Read more [...]

By |2018-12-03T10:49:28+00:00November 30th, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

October top10 BactToTheFuture stories

1. Bacteria can help fighting #phenylketonuria! They just need a little #synbio help! #pku A pill with engineered E. coli could become the ultimate treatment for phenylketonuria patients. People with this genetic disorder are unable to break down the amino acid phenylalanine, that accumulates in their bloodstreams causing diverse neurological disorders. To combat this, researchers [...]

By |2018-11-05T12:26:16+00:00November 5th, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

September top10 BactToTheFuture stories

Scientific conferences, IGEM projects and awesome microbes! BactToTheFuture brought us lots of interesting #synbio stories this month and we chose the best ones for you. 1 You don’t see them but they are incredibly powerful. Learn all about the #microbes that surround you watching this #TEDtalk by @AnneAMadden Antiseptic mouthwash for a healthy smile, sterilizing [...]

By |2018-10-01T10:00:26+00:00October 1st, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

August top10 BactToTheFuture stories

Back from your summer break? Don’t be sad, we want to make your return to work as bearable as possible so we have gathered August’s best BactToTheFuture stories for you! 1 These companies will revolutionise the way we eat thanks to #SyntheticBiology Hoppy beer without the hops, sugar-free sweets, or fungi-derived pet food are just [...]

By |2018-09-03T11:17:55+00:00September 3rd, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

July top10 BactToTheFuture stories

BactToTheFuture does not go on vacation and keeps sharing amazing synbio stories with us! Here is July’s top 10! 1. From meatless meat to animal free leather. Amazing products obtained thanks to #CellularAgriculture in #NewHarvest2018! Cells are the fields and factories of the future that will revolutionise the way we obtain daily products like meat, [...]

By |2018-08-01T10:51:59+00:00August 1st, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

June top10 BactToTheFuture stories

We dive into the summer with this selection of refreshing synbio stories from BactToTheFuture!  1.We love #microbes. We love #art. Best way to combine them? #AgartArt! Yes. We love microbes and art so much that we decided to start a new section in BactToTheFuture dedicated to the two of them. We start with this amazing [...]

By |2018-07-02T10:13:31+00:00July 2nd, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

May top10 BactToTheFuture stories

BactToTheFuture brought a lot of Synbio debate and amazing applications in May. Did you miss them? Don’t worry, we selected the Top10 for you! 1. If we want #Synbio in our lives, we have to talk about it. Applications, benefits, concerns, regulation. Let’s debate! Genetically modified organisms have been a very controversial topic for decades, [...]

By |2018-06-01T09:25:30+00:00June 1st, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

April Top10 BactToTheFuture stories

BactToTheFuture stories keep blooming this spring! From a microbe-museum in Amsterdam to the latest synbio innovations and biotech news. Check out April’s Top10! 1. #Synbio has amazing #biotech applications but it also fosters basic research as it helps us understanding life! SynBio is widely perceived as an applied scientific field as it has a great [...]

By |2018-05-04T08:26:41+00:00May 4th, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

March Top10 BactToTheFuture stories

To make the way back to work easier after the Easter break here you have our monthly selection of BactToTheFuture Synbio stories. Enjoy! 1 #Biorefineries, the way towards a greener future! #SynBio Self-replicating, waste-recycling and pollution-reducing! These are some of the fascinating features of biological refineries that will make a sustainable future possible. synbio expands [...]

By |2018-04-02T14:52:08+00:00April 2nd, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

February Top10 BactToTheFuture stories

Despite of being the shortest month of the year, february left us some memorable #Synbio stories! Here is our top 10 selection! 1 Mushrooms join the #SynBio world and produce new antibiotics to fight resistant #microbes! #AntibioticResistance Resistance to antibiotics poses a major threat to public health, and thus scientists worldwide work to speed up [...]

By |2018-03-06T10:45:03+00:00March 6th, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

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