EcoFAB 2.0 devices are being used in multiple outreach activities.
K-12 Director’s Apprenticeship Program
In a comprehensive 5-week hands-on course, students leverage the EcoFAB 2.0 system to investigate the impact of nitrogen nutrition on the developmental processes of the model grass, Brachypodium distachyon.
For more information, visit the K-12 Director’s Apprenticeship Program website.
Bio21 at Los Medanos College
Professor Jill Bouchard integrates EcoFAB 2.0 into her project-based teaching approach within the undergraduate Bio21 lab course at Los Medanos College.
See a podcast episode about this outreach here.
Biotech Partners and Antioch High School
Our ongoing partnership with Biotech Partners aims to integrate EcoFAB 2.0 devices into high school biotech curricula. As part of this collaboration, 45 Antioch High School students visited the Northen Lab to explore the applications of EcoFAB technologies in research at the LBNL.
JGI Genome Insider Podcast: Genome Insider S4 Episode 5: Experimenting with EcoFABs for Student Labs – Jill Bouchard & Ying Wang
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