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August 15, 2011

Howard presents the labs' work on optimizing a synthetic biodetoxification pathway and rationally designing synthetic small RNAs at the Society for Industrial Microbiology (SIM) annual meeting in New Orleans and at the q-Bio conference on cellular information processing, sponsored by the Los Alamos National Laboratory, in Santa Fe.

March 29, 2011

Howard presents the lab's work on optimizing a synthetic biodetoxification pathway for lignocellulosic hydrolysate at the annual meetings of the Institute of Biological Engineering and the American Chemical Society.

January 31, 2011

Amin Espah Borujeni, Iman Farasat, and Jason Collens present their work on the RBS Library Calculator and the Small RNA Calculator at the International Conference on Biomolecular Engineering in San Francisco.

June 29, 2010

Iman Farasat has received the Leighton Riess Graduate Fellowship in Engineering for outstanding work! Congratulations!

April 12, 2010

Howard Salis has received the DARPA Young Faculty Award for the "Rational Design of Nucleic Acids to Control Metabolism and Kill Pathogens".