UCSF iGEM is an exciting partnership between researchers at UCSF and the San Francisco Unified School District. It offers talented young biologists the opportunity to have an authentic and unique experience in research--one that emphasizes and encourages collaboration, communication, critical thinking and creativity.
Applications are now closed and under review for the 2015 iGEM Team! Good luck!
Winners of 2014 Giant Jamboree Gold Medal
and Best Presentation (undergrad)
Learn more about their project Sense and Secrete-ability on their wiki.
(Feb. 26, 2015) Read about our innovative team in the UCSF News!
(Dec. 10, 2014) The 2013 project-turned ACS Syn Bio paper was featured in Chemical and Engineering News!
(Dec. 8, 2014) Read about the team in a featured interview on GetSynBio.
(Nov. 19, 2014) The 2013 team published their work -- Specific Gene Repression by CRISPRi System Transferred through Bacterial Conjugation -- in ACS Syn Bio, now available open source.
*UCSF iGEM in the NEWS*