"Synthetic biology is a field in biotechnology in which cells and parts of the genome are viewed as building blocks. Using these parts, researchers are trying to build new living systems."
-Helsinki Times 25.4.2014
iGEM or International Genetically Engineered Machine) is an international synthetic biology competition, which has it's 10-year anniversary this year. We are the first ever Finnish iGEM-team. Link to official iGEM web page.