We’ve been extremely busy the past few months, and have a backlog of exciting stuff to blog about in addition to posts about what we are working on now. I’ll start adding a post or two per week, but here are some images to tide you over in the meantime:

More Nov 14 2015 meetup


Dec 13, 2015 meetup

Dec 13, 2015 meetup

Dec 13, 2015 meetup


Firing up the OpenPCR




We are still in the process of building out the lab and acquiring materials.  Some of the things we have so far:

  • PCRs (OpenPCR, and an OpenQPCR will be arriving soon.)
  • Incubator
  • Autoclave
  • Refrigeration
    • -20C
    • 4C
    • Adjustable
  • OpenTrons Fluid handling robot
  • Pipettors, tips,
  • Misc plasticware & glassware
  • MicroCentrifuge
  • Inexpensive digital scale
  • Electrophoresis equipment

What we are working on building/obtaining next:

  • Clean hood
  • Plant tissue culture supplies
  • Spectrophotometer
  • Miniprep supplies


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Ian is currently working to help build the technology innovation community within Central Florida while also raising his two sons ( and occasionally making something fun...