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Open Wetlab

DIY Bio

27-6-12 18:00 - 27-6-12 21:00
Waag, Nieuwmarkt 4, Amsterdam

Monthly meet up for biohackers, open for anyone with an interest in DIY Biology. During the meet up people from different backgrounds can get to know each other, share knowledge, spark discussions on biotechnological topics and experiment.

On the 27th we will work on building a DIY Electrophoresis kit, see these Instructables pages:

http://www.instructables.com/id/Gel-electrophoresis-system-mini/
http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-Transilluminator/

Preliminary program:

  • Presentation by tonights Keynote speaker Prof. Dr. Lex Peters of the Female Cancer Foundation. Lex Peters will speak about innovative and practical cancer treatments for uses in developing countries in relation to pragmatic applications of biotechnology and low cost diagnostics as addressed during earlier Dutch DIY Bio meetings.
  • Pieter van Boheemen will report about his visit to the DIY Bio summit in the US
  • Biosafety officer Per Staugaerd will present about the ins and outs of the biology laboratory and its rules and regulations
  • PCR Primer design

When?
27 June 2012
from 7pm till 22pm

Where?
Waag
Nieuwmarkt 4
1012 CR Amsterdam