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Dueber GSR Zach Russ Receives Siebel Scholar Award

Dueber Lab graduate student Zachary Russ (photo below) has been chosen to receive a Siebel Scholar Award for the 2015-2016 school year. This award covers a year’s worth of salary and covers all tuition fees. The Siebel Scholars program was

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ABC 7 News: Feature on Dueber Indigo Research

ABC 7 news covered John Dueber’s indigo greener blue jeans project. The filming crew came to the lab, talked with John, and observed students’ research. Check out the video below!

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PBS: This Genetically Modified Yeast Can Now Brew Morphine

John Dueber talked with PBS KQED about his modified yeast research project. Check out the full article below!

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Dueber Lab 2015 Commencement Celebrations

On May 18, 2015, the Dueber Lab graduated two undergraduate students and one graduate student during Bioengineering’s 2015 commencement celebrations. Undergraduates Arthur Fong and Shyam Bhakta (above left) each received a B.S. in Bioengineering during the morning ceremony. Both Arthur

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CNET – The Surprising Science of Blue Jeans

CNET picked up John Dueber’s indigo research for a piece in the Sci-Tech section as a follow up to the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) “Reactions” YouTube series video on how jeans become blue. Writer Michael Franco‘s piece gives a bigger picture of indigo’s story by connecting its

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2015 Meet the Bakar Fellows a Success!

On March 18 Dr. Dueber presented his innovative indigo research project and met with several prominent industry leaders at the 2015 Meet the Bakar Fellows event hosted at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in San Francisco. Entrepreneurs and venture capitalists from around the Bay

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Cold Spring Harbor Selects John Dueber to Teach Cutting-Edge MoClo Strategy

The 2015 Cold Spring Harbor Summer Course in Synthetic Biology has just announced UC Berkeley’s John Dueber as one of their upcoming instructors.Professor Dueber will be teaching a cutting-edge modular cloning (MoClo) Golden Gate strategy for rapidly synthesizing multi-gene devices. The

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Green Blue Jeans – Bakar Fellows Feature

Greener Blue Jeans, the Bakar Fellows Program’s February 2015 feature news piece, covers Dr. Dueber’s explorations into finding novel and cleaner ways to color blue jeans. Read the full article below and click on the link for more stories about

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Dueber Lab receives Bakar Fellowship!

Dr. Dueber is now one of only five chosen to be a 2014 – 2015 Bakar Fellows. This prestigious award was given on behalf of Dueber Lab’s work with Indigo and the Greener Blue Jeans project. The Bakar Fellows Program offers

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Congratulations Class of 2014–Go Bears!

Congratulations to all the amazing Bioengineering graduates. Commencement took place Sunday, May 18th, and Dueber Lab is so proud of our graduates!

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