Invited Speaker: Ron Weiss

The Synthetic Biology course welcomed Ron Weiss from MIT. Ron gave an amazing primer to synthetic biology! He then discussed three very different points of control for biology (transcription, translation and post-translation) and the unique capability of each of these modes. He then shared his groups amazing work on engineering cellular differentiation to create organoids!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.