Recent Blogs from the Bio-Link Community

Blogs from the Bio-Link and AC2 sites are listed below. To view Biotech-Careers blogs, please visit the Biotech-Careers blogs page.

 
By Bruce Nash -- Mon, Mar 30 2020 -- The DNALC has gone LIVE - check it out! https://dnalc.cshl.edu/ Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Bruce Nash -- Sun, Mar 29 2020 -- DNA Barcoding and Metabarcoding for CURES Workshops Funded by the NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory DNA Learning Center (DNALC), in collaboration with New York City College of Technology (City Tech), Bowie State University... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Wed, Mar 25 2020 -- Welcome to today's webinar on Virtual Single-Use Biomanufacturing!   Speaker:  Bruce Van Dyke, Quincy College, MA Host:  Dr. Sandra Porter, Digital World Biology, InnovATEBIO.org   Our sponsors:   ... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Wed, Mar 25 2020 -- Welcome to today's webinar on Virtual Single-Use Biomanufacturing!   Speaker:  Bruce Van Dyke, Quincy College, MA Host:  Dr. Sandra Porter, Digital World Biology, InnovATEBIO.org   Our sponsors:   ... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Todd Smith -- Tue, Mar 24 2020 -- COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2 is on our minds. Each day I do a Goolge search for "COVID 19 counts." Typically I go to https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/, which is a pretty good site. Today my search led me to COVID-19 Maps and... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Todd Smith -- Tue, Mar 24 2020 -- COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2 is on our minds. Each day I do a Goolge search for "COVID 19 counts." Typically I go to https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/, which is a pretty good site. Today my search led me to COVID-19 Maps and... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Sun, Mar 15 2020 -- Our schools are closed. The farmers market is suspended. Spring sports are not happening. And our grocery stores have empty shelves. Like many residents, I'm torn between enjoying the sun, or anxiously pacing around the house and getting teary eyed over the ... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Sun, Mar 15 2020 -- Our schools are closed. The farmers market is suspended. Spring sports are not happening. And our grocery stores have empty shelves. Like many residents, I'm torn between enjoying the sun, or anxiously pacing around the house and getting teary eyed over the ... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By EA Stewart -- Mon, Mar 9 2020 -- Well, I never knew this existed!  What an amazing resource for any event or classroom! The NSF Speakers Bureau is a volunteer group of scientists, engineers and other professionals who... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By EA Stewart -- Mon, Mar 9 2020 -- Well, I never knew this existed!  What an amazing resource for any event or classroom! The NSF Speakers Bureau is a volunteer group of scientists, engineers and other professionals who... Read the full Bio-Link blog
 
By jhatherill -- Thu, Jun 20 2019 -- Achieving Widespread Improvement in Undergraduate Education   Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog
anial Nasr Azadani is excited to attend the 2019 WCUR at Carl von Ossietzky Universität, Oldenburg, GERMANY
By jhatherill -- Thu, Jun 20 2019 -- Danial Nasr Azadani is excited to attend the 2019 WCUR at Carl von Ossietzky Universität, Oldenburg, GERMANY https://vikingnews.delmar.edu/dmc-... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Thu, May 9 2019 -- Abbe Kesterson of Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) just completed two semesters of the Entrepreneurs Bootcamp at the University Of Kentucky Von Allmen Center Of Entrepreneurship. In the first semester, Bootcamp 1.0, teams conceived of, developed and pitched ideas. Teams met with... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog

By Elizabeth Stewart -- Tue, May 7 2019 -- Alice McConnell came to Austin Community College Bioscience Incubator to find a way to help her children and others suffering from a very rare neurometabolic disorder with no cure, succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency (SSADH). SSADH is an autosomal recessive trait and is characterized... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog

By jhatherill -- Sat, Apr 27 2019 -- Del Mar College students presented research posters with regional university students from Texas A&M University at the Annual Student Research Day held on April 11, 2019. Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog
By jhatherill -- Sat, Apr 27 2019 -- Dr. Capecchi is best known for his pioneering work on the development of gene targeting in mouse embryo-derived stem (ES) cells. This technology allows scientists to create mice with mutations in any desired gene. The power of this technology is that the investigator chooses both which gene to... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog
By Linnea Fletcher -- Tue, Apr 16 2019 -- I just got a notification from Labroots concerning a listing of all webinars they are hosting. It is impressive and a great way to learn about new techniques and emerging technologies. I also get notifications from Thermofisher Scientific, and similar companies. Today I... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog
AC2 bioscience incubator
By Sandra Porter -- Mon, Feb 25 2019 -- Both the Austin Community College Biotech program and the Bioscience Incubator were featured in a news report from KXAN on the city's growing... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog
By Linnea Fletcher -- Fri, Feb 15 2019 -- What did I learn at the meeting? The first panel had representatives from all over Texas talking about what is happening in their areas. From El Paso to Houston to the Central Texas Area to Dallas, strategic partnerships area, and Cancer Prevention and Research Institute (CPRIT) funding is... Read the full AC2 Bio-Link blog