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Biotech’s First Musical Instrument Plays Proteins Like Piano Keys

  Source: Scientific American. Author: Nona Griffin and Daniel Grushkin A biophysicist and composer have banded together to create a music box that turns biology into sound. Click here for the full article. First comes a cacophony of gongs, then [...]

Glowing Plants: Crowdsourced Genetic Engineering Project Ignites Controversy

Biohackers who promised to distribute genetically modified bioluminescent plants without regulatory testing defend their work.   In April three biohackers from a California Do-It-Yourself biology lab, BioCurious, posted a Kickstarter campaign to crowdsource their plan to bioengineer [...]

DIY Biotech Labs Undergo Makeovers

Following a very public resignation at Biocurious, the largest community bio lab is struggling to pay the rent. Other labs such as BUGSS fear having to face the same problem in the near future. Dan Grushkin, [...]

Dan Grushkin: Writing a History of Synthetic Biology

Daniel Grushkin has been a journalist for the past 13 years and specializes in the world of synthetic biology. As co-founder of Genspace, the first community DIY lab, he has hands on experience and unique insights [...]