iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) pioneered the synthetic biology industry and continues to advance the field through education, competition, and innovation.
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iGEM Programs & Projects
- iGEM Competition & Giant Jamboree
- Local People Solving Local Problems
- Tackling Global Challenges
iGEM Beyond the Competition
- Setting the Industry Standard
- Companies With Roots in iGEM
- After iGEM's work in Championing Synthetic Biology
- How to Get Involved
View the Competition results and program announcements.
Blog & Digest
Sharing stories and insights from our community.
iGEM in the news
A growing collection of articles featuring iGEM teams and projects.
Visit us at an event and hear from iGEM thought leadership.
Learn more about iGEM
Champions of Synthetic Biology
A global community of students and industry professionals working to advance the field of synthetic biology.
Setting the Standard
Learn more about iGEM Committees and their work in setting the industry standards
Companies With Roots in iGEM
iGEM projects serve as proofs of concepts and prototypes, contributing to over 150 startups.
Learn how iGEMers around the globe are addressing regional and global challenges both inside and outside the lab.
iGEM 2020 Competition
Each year, 6,000+ university participants from across the globe take part in the iGEM Competition.
Synthetic Biology’s largest innovation gathering and the culminating event of the iGEM Competition.
Supporting a community of 45,000+ students and professionals in synthetic biology
Supporting iGEM and providing teams access to state of the art resources and technology
Welcome to iGEM
A message from Meagan Lizarazo, Vice President.
Visit the competition site 2019.igem.org to learn more.
Safety in iGEM
Human Practices at iGEM
A message from Megan Palmer, Director of Human Practices.
Visit the Human Practices Hub to learn more.
Experience the excitement of the iGEM Giant Jamboree.
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