2017 Project

Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetases (NRPS)

Project Advisors

Queen's iGEM 2016

Dr. John Allingham

Principal Advisor

Dr. David Zechel

Wet Lab Advisor

Dr. Robert Campbell

Dry Lab Advisor

Dr. Avena Ross

NRPS Advisor

Marshall Timmermans

Ross Lab Advisor

Joanna Semrau

QGEM Alumna


A month-to-month record of everything QGEM!

  • July 2016

    Rock Dunder Social

    On Sunday, the QGEM team headed out to Stanley Lash Lane to visit the locally famous hiking spot, Rock Dunder. Rock Dunder features a number of hiking trails ranging from easy to moderate to intense in their difficulty. Our team, of course, opted for the most difficult trek... (read more!)

  • July 2016

    Interview with Dr. Adams

    To supplement our project this year on novel drug discovery and optimization, as well as related projects engaged by other iGEM teams, we’ve decided to film a three-part interview series. This interview series aims to address overarching questions related to... (read more!)

  • July 2016

    Geneva Bistro Social

    On Wednesday June 29th, the QGEM team decided to head over to Geneva Crêpe Cafe Bistro for lunch! The team spent the lunch hour enjoying delicious crêpes and waffles while doing some core team bonding. Not wanting to lose any time, we ordered! Some of us ordered... (read more!)

  • June 2016

    New Website Launch

    On this fine Tuesday in QGEM history, the 28th day of the sixth month, we are excited to announce the official launch of our new website (*cheering and applause*). We’re so excited to be able to share with you QGEM’s synbio journey with project archives and blog posts, as well as photos from... (read more!)

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