Publication Announcement

July 12, 2016 Congrats to Dr. Maggie Brown on the publication of her work in ACS Synthetic Biology! Maggie successfully developed a strain of E. coli that can grow on isopropanol as a sole carbon source. Her paper, entitled “Engineering bacteria to catabolize the carbonaceous component of sarin: teaching E. coli to eat isopropanol,” can be applied to the biodegradation of toxic chemical warfare agents.…