News

December 2018: Katherine Sizov of Strella Biotechnology, a start-up which begin in our lab, wins pitch competition on "The Pitch" at the Wharton School [Podcast][Article]

December 2018: Karol Szymula (BE 2018), Michael Magaraci (BE & Wharton 2013, BE PhD 2020), Michael Patterson (BE 2018), et al, have their iGEM project, an open-source plate reader, in collaboration with Brian Chow's lab, published as a paper in Biochemistry [Paper][Article]

October 2018: Rothberg Catalyzer, organized by Penn Health-Tech, collaborates with our lab [News Video]

October 2018: Vlogger and BE student, Lamis Elsawah (BE 2019) talks about a day in her life at Penn, featuring BE 570: Biomechatronics [YouTube Video]

May 2018: Sevile Mannickarottu wins Penn Engineering's Staff Recognition Award for 2018 [Article]

May 2018: BE 310's Spectrophotometer lab module and BE Senior design team's Honorable Mention award profiled in the BE blog [Article]

October 2017: Sevile Mannickarottu presents "Integrated Laboratory Learning: Breadth and Depth in Bioengineering" at a special session on curricular innovation at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Conference in Phoenix, AZ [Article]

September 2017: Profile of InnoWorks outreach event [Article]

June 2017: Jaimie Carlson (BE 2018) and her team's design wins competition to test on the International Space Station (ISS) [Article]

April 2017: BE 309's CMI lab profiled in the BE blog [Article]

April 2017: Brianna Wronko's (BE 2017) Senior design project launches as a startup, Group K Diagnostics [Article]

April 2017: Hey Day festivities carry on into the lab [Article]

February 2017: Junior BETA Day brings local middle school students to BE [Article]

January 2017: BE570 - Biomechatronics profiled [Article]

July 2016: The lab, in collaboration with Brian Chow's lab, welcomes the Franklin Institute STEM Scholars Program for a one-week synthetic biology session.

April 2016: Michael Magaraci (BE & Wharton 2013, BE PhD 2020), student in Brian Chow's lab, has paper published at ACS Synthetic Biology on a lab developed for BE 310 [Paper]

February 2015: Penn's iGEM team awarded the PubCo Award for Best Natural Sciences and Research Article in a Penn Publication, for their epigenetic toolbox for synthetic biology

June 2015: BE 309's CMI Lab profiled by WHYY's The Pulse and NPR's Here & Now Show [Link with article, audio, & videos]

August 2014: Andrew Tsourkas profiled by Beta Pleated Chic on the GEMS (Girls in Engineering Math and Science) program activities in the lab [Article]

February 2014: Sevile Mannickarottu presents "Laboratory Learning" as a mini-keynote address at the Penn Engineering Undergraduate Teaching retreat

October 2013: Penn iGEM team wins national competition [Penn News]

October 2012: Penn iGEM team wins American East Regional competition [DP Story][Penn News]

October 2011 - Penn iGEM takes silver medal in competition [DP Story]