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Workshop Title: Synthetic Biology Automation


Learn from cutting-edge researchers how they have automated a diverse range of synthetic biology workflows using Thermo Scientific Momentum automation solutions. Hot buffet lunch provided.


Huimin Zhao, Ph.D
Steven L. Miller Chair Professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering , and professor of chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, and bioengineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

Ying-Jin Yuan, Ph.D
Director of Key Laboratory Systems Bioengineering, Ministry of Education, Vice-President for research, Tianjin University, China.

Hille Tekotte, Ph.D
Edinburgh Genome Foundry, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Axel Trefzer, Ph.D
R&D Leader Molecular Biology (GeneArt Gene Synthesis), Thermo Fisher Scientific

Date: Monday, Feb. 6, 2017
Time: 12:30 – 1:15 P.M.
Room: 144B

Workshop Title: New fully automated system for nucleic acid and protein purification


Introducing a new way to automate sample preparation. This system combines two established technologies, magnetic bead transfer and liquid handling, providing reproducible results while virtually eliminating hands-on time for sample purification.

Date: Monday, Feb. 6, 2017
Time: 2:00 – 2:45 P.M.
Room: 144B