03 Nov

Congrats to the 2016 Harvard iGEM team!

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The team of 8 Harvard undergrads and 4 graduate mentors presented their project at the iGEM Jamboree last weekend. The team’s project, Plastiback, focused on degrading ocean plastic and converting the byproducts into an electrical current in order to create a global map of ocean plastic. They achieved gold medal status for their accomplishments and¬†¬†received an honorable mention in the Environmental track of the competition.