Creating life through generative design

We have been shaping the organisms that live around us for a long time. Take as an example the changes we forced on wolves to become our best friends. Traditionally, we accomplished it by selecting or

OpenTrons Aims To Be The ‘PC’ Of Biotech Labs

Robotics startup OpenTrons has come up with a way it believes will make wet lab experiments faster and cheaper – automation. Most life science research is still done by hand. This can be a tedio

A Look Inside Transcriptic’s New Biotech Testing Facility

Transcriptic, the cloud-based biotech lab that tests for experimental drugs automation and robotics, has become a key platform for many biotech companies in Silicon Valley. The platform has been par

Cloud-Based Bio Lab Startup Transcriptic Lands $8.5 Million In Series A Funding To Help It Scale

Months after announcing its Y Combinator partnership and moving into a giant new Menlo Park facility, the robot-operated biolab startup Transcriptic has raised $8.5 million in Series A funding. Dat

Biotech Startup Transcriptic Receives $1.2M In Seed Funding Led By Google Ventures And FF Angel

Startup biotech company <a target="_blank" href="">Transcriptic</a> has raised $1.2 million in a seed funding round from a wide group of investors led by <a target="_blank"