Teaching CRISPR and antibiotic resistance to high school students

Teaching CRISPR and antibiotic resistance to high school students

How can high school students learn about a technology as complex and abstract as CRISPR? It’s simple: just add water. A Northwestern University-led team has developed BioBits, a suite of hands-on educational kits that enable students to perform a range of biological...
Biology Unlocked: Emerging Applications of Cell-Free Systems

Biology Unlocked: Emerging Applications of Cell-Free Systems

Today, biology is easier than ever to observe but still incredibly difficult to understand. Powerful advancements in DNA sequencing and synthesis have inched scientists ever forward in their quest to “master” biology. But countless challenges still remain. When...