Hands-On Genetic Engineering For The Classroom
Justin Pahara is a cell biologist and Julie Lagualt is a designer. They have collaborated on a new book, “Zero to Genetic Engineering Hero” that is a “beginner’s guide to programming bacteria at home, school and in the makerspace.” In this conversation, the talk about how the tools and processes of genetic engineering can be introduced to students in the classroom.
Julie holds a Master of Science from the M.I.T. Media Lab (USA), a Master of Arts from the Royal College of Art (UK), and degrees in Design, Technology and Arts from Concordia University (Canada). She is a proud fellow of the Coaching Fellowship program for Extraordinary Young Women Leaders of Impact, Biotechnology faculty at Singularity University Canada and the Founder and CEO of Amino Labs (www.amino.bio), the company pioneering accessible biotechnology in the home and school.