Team:UiOslo Norway/Sponsors

Our sponsors

Their support has been vital in bringing this project to life. We are forever grateful for their faith in us, and thank them for their co-operation.

The University of Oslo (UiO) is a leading European university and Norway's largest. UiO is home to outstanding research and offers a great variety in study options. UiO Life Sciences is an initiative at the UiO that is focused on research, education and innovation for the future. We would like to thank the UiO and especially Life Science Initiative at UiO for financially supporting our project from the very beginning.

The Department of Biosciences provided us with access to their laboratories, where we worked on the experimental part of our project. In addition, they covered our expenses for laboratory equipment.

The Centre for Digital Life Norway is a unique transdisciplinary research centre creating the biotechnology for tomorrow. The Centre for Digital Life financially contributed to the realization of our project.

The Norwegian Biochemical Society (NBS) aims to promote biochemistry in Norway. The society represents Norwegian biochemistry to the outside, and maintains the connection with international biochemical organizations. NBS sponsored our travels to the Giant Jamboree in Boston.

Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc. (IDT) is the Advocate for the Genomics Age. For more than 30 years, IDT's innovative tools and solutions for genomics applications have been driving advances that inspire scientists to dream big and achieve their next breakthroughs. IDT has graciously sponsored iGEM teams with free DNA-synthesis, which is a key component in synthetic biology.

Twist Biosciences provides services for customers who are changing the world for the better. In fields such as medicine, agriculture, industrial chemicals and data storage, by using their synthetic DNA tools, customers are developing ways to better lives and improve the sustainability of the planet. Twist biosciences provided us with their services and synthesized complex DNA parts for our project

Nordic BioSite is recognized as a leader in supply of products for research and diagnostics; from immunology and molecular biology, to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostic and academic researchers. Nordic Biosite provided us with the lytic enzymatic product - Zymolyase.

ShareLab is a launchpad for entrepreneurs and start-ups aiming to develop new products and services based on life science and biotechnology. They provided financial support for us to participate at the Cutting Edge festival.