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an NIGMS national systems biology center


2011 UCSF iGEM team brings home a gold

October 10, 2011

The UCSF iGEM Team recently returned from the iGEM Americas Jamboree in Indianapolis, where they received a gold medal for their project, titled "Building a Synthetic Community: Yeast We Can!"  They competed against 60 other teams and were one of only two high school teams to present their research at the jamboree. Congratulations to this year's team! For more information on the project and students from Abraham Lincoln High School in San Francisco, visit the official team website here.