March Top10 BactToTheFuture Stories

1. Elena Amato is a designer that has chosen bacteria as her helpers for creating the packaging of her products! As a result, sustainable packaging free of plastic! ♻️🌍  Nowadays, more and more designers are trying to create environmentally friendly products. One example is Elena Amato, a Guatemalan designer that has decided not to use [...]

By |2019-04-01T17:59:23+02:00April 1st, 2019|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

February Top10 BactToTheFuture Stories

1. Butterfly wings, the colourful feathers of a peacock or the iridescence of a hummingbird. These #bacteria could produce non-toxic paints of all the colours in nature🍃🖌️ There are some colours in nature that we have never been able to replicate, like the iridescent colours of butterflies. They are not pigments, but instead the result [...]

By |2019-03-01T19:06:51+02:00March 1st, 2019|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

January Top10 BactToTheFuture Stories

1. 2018 has been an incredible year for #synbio. Check this compilation of the Top 10 moments! 🔬 No better way to start the year than with a compilation of the Top 10 moments in synthetic biology! 2018 has been an incredible year for synbio, researches in this field are gradually leading to new technologies [...]

By |2019-02-04T09:40:16+02:00February 4th, 2019|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

December Top10 BactToTheFuture Stories

  Start 2019 discovering the best Synbio stories that BactToThefuture left us last December!   1. Engineered #bacteria could bring us a step closer to #Mars 🚀🛰️ In this years iGEM edition the team members from Exeter University presented their idea to produce oxygen in Mars using a compound found in the Martian soil, perchlorate. [...]

By |2019-02-04T09:55:36+02:00January 8th, 2019|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

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 |2018-12-18T10:15:47+02:00December 1st, 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+02:00November 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+02:00October 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+02:00September 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+02:00August 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+02:00July 2nd, 2018|BactToTheFuture|0 Comments

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