Development of WISB Technology Platforms

The past few months have seen significant changes to the WISB laboratories. Dr Sarah Bennett, WISB Facilities Manager, has overseen the purchase and installation of several state-of-the-art equipment including cell sorter, Liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry and Surface Plasmon Resonance instruments. This provides a fantastic opportunity for WISB Academics and Post-Doctoral researchers to develop both their research … Continue reading Development of WISB Technology Platforms

Funding to Build on Existing WISB Partnerships with São Paulo, Brazil

Funding announced in July 2015 by the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) will enable WISB researchers to develop existing collaborations with the Biomass Systems and Synthetic Biology (BSSB) center in Brazil. The funding will facilitate research exchanges and workshops between the two Centres over the next 2 years. The project is one of 21 to … Continue reading Funding to Build on Existing WISB Partnerships with São Paulo, Brazil

Major Research BBSRC/EPSRC Funding Award for WISB

In January 2015, Vince Cable, the Secretary for Business, Innovation and Skills announced a five-year £12 million grant funding award for Warwick Integrative Synthetic Biology centre (WISB). This investment comes from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) under the Research Councils’ Synthetic Biology for Growth … Continue reading Major Research BBSRC/EPSRC Funding Award for WISB

WISB has been funded by the above bodies