The listing below shows our latest News Items and is updated regularly. If you wish to post a news item please select the 'Post News' button on the right. The displayed news feed starts on 1st August 2016. Older items can be found here.
BIOMOD is an annual, international competition for student research in bionanotechnology. From July to September each year undergraduate teams around the world compete by designing and carrying out their own research projects, which are presented at an international conference in October at UCSF, California, USA. Teams design and build machines and structures out of the basic molecules of life - DNA, RNA and proteins. BIOMOD is a student-driven initiative that offers a complete and unique scientific experience - from brainstorming and planning to executing scientific experiments, followed by presenting this work to peers and non-scientists internationally. To watch a short video on BIOMED click here.
Oxford University are seeking financial support for the first UK BIOMOD team. In addition to the support they have received from the university, they are seeking industry sponsorship.
The university are moving quickly. At this stage, they have selected an interdisciplinary team of four undergraduates, and they have decided on a project to undertake.
At OBN, we share news that we feel will benefit our members. We are aware that many of our members are start-up companies.
To review documentation and sponsor list, click here.
OBN aims to provide sector NEWS that is relevant to our Membership. We filter information from a variety of sources, publish items ourselves and will publish items of News from our Members. Press releases about OBN can be found here.
This is an impromptu noticeboard to let people know about events, other things that are happening, perhaps lab equipment for sale etc. Just drop an email to us, firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will post.