STARs Win Best New Basic Part Award at iGEM 2016 Competition!


Congratulations to the iGEM team at Imperial College who managed to win the Grand Prize at this years iGEM competition for their “ecolibrium” project that we recently featured on our website.

Not only did they win it all, but their novel use of Small Transcription Activating RNAs (STARs) was awarded with the “Best New Basic Part” award!

Also – a huge congratulations to Northwestern’s iGEM team for being awarded a silver medal!

Congratulations guys!