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Gronings iGEM team 2011 als enig Nederlands team door naar finale in Boston RUG website October 13th, 2011
Prof. Ben Feringa in Nature Nanotechnology: Control of complex nanosystems a step closer RUG website August 23rd, 2011


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ERC grant awarded to Dr. Wesley R. Browne RUG website July 27th, 2011
ERC research grant for Prof. Slotboom and Prof. Van Oijen RUG website July 13th, 2011
ECHO grants awarded to Prof. Slotboom, Prof. Driessen and Prof. Minnaard RUG website July 4th, 2011
ERC starting grant for Dr. Otto RUG website June 24th, 2011
ERC starting grant for Prof. Roelfes RUG website June 22nd, 2011
DuPont Young Professor Award for systems biologist Matthias Heinemann RUG website June 22nd, 2011
Oscar Kuipers STW Simon Stevin Meester 2011 STW Technologiestichting May 3rd, 2011
Vici grants awarded to Prof. Roberta Croce and Prof. Antoine van Oijen RUG website February 4th, 2011
Eriko Takano appointed Associate Professor of Synthetic Microbiology RUG website January 5th, 2011

iGEM team Groningen 2010 wins gold medal

November 11th, 2010
Horizon Breakthrough Project proposal Dr. J.W. Veening honoured by ZonMW ZonMW June 2010
ECHO grant (NWO CW) for Prof. L. Dijkhuizen, Dr. E. Takano, Prof. R. Croce, and Dr. S. Otto NWO May 2010
ESF EUROCORES grant awarded to Oscar Kuipers for a SynBio Project on lantibiotics engineering
February 9th, 2010
Drie Groningse toponderzoekers slepen VICI in de wacht University of Groningen February 2nd, 2010
Hiermee kunnen we even vooruit Dagblad van het Noorden January 28th, 2010
Systems Biology of Microorganisms: Funding success for researchers from Groningen University January 18th, 2010


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Mens als schepper? Unifocus - online videomagazine RUG September 19th, 2012
Internationale onderscheiding voor hoogleraar RUG OOG TV June 23rd, 2011
Noorderlicht: Synthetisch leven! Zelf voor God spelen. Radio 1 May 21st, 2010
DNA Hackers VPRO April 21st, 2010
Wetenschap en...nanotechnologie University of Groningen - "Adams Appel" TV November 7th, 2009
Bouw een bacterie Teleac Radio - "Hoe?Zo!" January 1st, 2009
Organismen naar eigen ontwerp University of Groningen - "Adams Appel" TV October 30th, 2008
De razendsnelle opkomst van de synthetische biologie VPRO Buitenhof Television March 23rd, 2008


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Building blocks of life, it's all in the genes Brisbane Times September 3rd, 2011
Exploiting plug-and-play synthetic biology for drug discovery and production in microorganisms Nature Reviews Microbiology February 2011
First edition Synthetic Biology Newsletter LIS Consult and Synthetic Biology Project of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars November 29th, 2010
The meaning of artificial life Australian Life Scientist October 6th, 2010
Americans cautious, but okay, with synthetic biology USA Today September 9th, 2010
En de mens schiep leven NWT Magazine July/August 2010
Synthetic Biology: Great Promise and Potential Peril Live Science July 13th, 2010
Synthetic Biology and Cancer: Exploring the Possibilities NCI Cancer Bulletin July 13th, 2010
Time Magazine June 28th, 2010
Venter makes giant leap for cleantech Sustainable Industries June 17th, 2010
Without effective public engagement, there will be no synthetic biology in Europe, says Colin Macilwain. Nature June 16th, 2010
Artificial life 'needs regulation' - public survey says BBC News June 14th, 2010
Scientists playing God will save lives The Guardian June 13th, 2010
Geboren: JCVI-syn 1.0 NRC Handelsblad June 5th, 2010
Synthetic biology research gets a hearing ABC Science May 27th, 2010
Levende bacteriën uit de synthesizer De Volkskrant May 22nd, 2010
Synthetic Genome Brings New Life to Bacterium Science May 21st, 2010
Daar is de synthetische bacterie. VPRO Noorderlicht May 20th, 2010
'Artificial life' breakthrough announced by scientists BBC News May 20th, 2010
Synthetic Biology Resources on the Internet Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship May 2010
Scotland Takes On Synthetic Biology Bottlenecks Genetic Engineering News March 24th, 2010
Synthetic biology: Ten years old, ten years on Discover Magazine March 5th, 2010
Bacterie maakt rare eiwitten NRC Handelsblad & De Standaard February 25th. 2010
Votes, graffiti, plates & dreams – Design Indaba, Day one: Afternoon The Guardian online February 25th, 2010
Life's code rewritten in four-letter words New Scientist February 17th, 2010
Standard DNA parts from synthetic biology research facility PHG Foundation February 14th, 2010
Microbes Produce Fuels Directly from Biomass Science Daily January 27th, 2010
Scientists Achieve First Rewire of Genetic Switches Science Daily January 25th, 2010
Synthetic biology cells produce light show BBC January 22nd, 2010
Researchers Synchronize Blinking 'Genetic Clocks' Science Daily January 20th, 2010
Five hard truths for synthetic biology Nature News January 20th, 2010
NSF grant to launch world's first open-source genetic parts production facility Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News January 20th, 2010
2009: Signaling Breakthroughs of the Year Science January 5th, 2010
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