Synthetic microbial system developed to find objects’ origin

DNA-barcoded microbial spores can trace origin of objects, agricultural products.

Kevin Jiang • harvard
June 4, 2020 ~10 min

science-technology basic-research broad-institute sherlock probiotic dna-barcodes dna-barcoded-microbial-system foodborne-illnesses

A probiotic therapy for patients with inflammatory bowel disease

A genetically programmed living hydrogel material that facilitates intestinal wound healing is being considered for development as a probiotic therapy for patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Benjamin Boettner • harvard
Dec. 6, 2019 ~7 min

 science-technology  inflammatory-bowel-disease  crohns-disease  ulcerative-colitis  basic-research  e-wyss-institute-for-biologically-inspired-engineering-at-harvard  e-coli-nissle-strain  ibd  mucosal-healing  probiotic  probiotic-therapy

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