Technology Topics

Small Nucleic Acid Based Inhibitors of SpCas9 (SNuBs)

Barkau et. al. 2019 report the development of small nucleic acid-based inhibitors (SNuBs) of SpCas9.  Due to considerations such as off-target activity, it is desirable that we have a high degree of control over CRISPR/Cas9 cleavage rates. However, while several […]

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2019 IGTRCN Technical Short Course – Applications Open

2019 IGTRCN Technical Short Course on Insect Genetic Technologies: Theory and Practice July 21 – 26, 2019 The Insect Transformation Facility Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research University of Maryland College Park Applications by April 1, 2019 (24 seats available) […]


INVITATION FOR 1ST INTERNATIONAL MOLECULAR PLANT PROTECTION CONGRESS-ADANA, TURKEY, APRIL 10-13, 2019 Dear Colleagues, Molecular approaches are currently among the most popular topics in biological sciences and provide many opportunities in the solution of various problems. We have witnessed […]

Positions Available

Startup seeks insect biotechnologists

Biotrophics is a startup working on engineering insects for aquaculture and agricultural applications including, but not limited to: animal feeds, disease resistance, and commercial insect production. We are seeking post-docs and other interested scientists to work part time or full […]

UC Irvine Postdoc James Lab

Postdoctoral Scholar – Genetics, Genomics, Parasitology, and/or Entomology Home Job #JPF05312 School of Medicine – Microbiology & Molecular Genetics RECRUITMENT PERIOD Open May 13th, 2019 through Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) DESCRIPTION We are looking for scientists […]