BioExM Launch Event

On June 21st, the Faculty of Science at the University of Manitoba will be launching the BioExM Network for Exploration of Natural and Synthetic Biology.

BioExM will integrate the University of Manitoba campus’s highly interdisciplinary research in synthetic biology under one umbrella. 

The vision for this new network of researchers, students, and industry partners is to put Manitoba at the forefront of research in structural, synthetic, and digital biology.

Everyone is invited to the launch.

Please see agenda below.

1:00 – 1:20 pm –  Introduction and Overview of BioExM – Dr. Ned Budisa & Dr. Brian Mark
1:20 – 1:35 pm – Structural Biology Pillar + Cryo-EM Update – Dr. Jorg Stetefeld
1:35 – 1:50 pm – Synthetic Biology Pillar – Dr. Sean McKenna
1:50 – 2:05 pm – Digital Biology Pillar – Dr. Olivier Tremblay-Savard
2:05 – 2:20 pm – OMICS / Prairie iGEM – Dr. Oleg Krokhin & Alex Prefontaine
2:20 – 3:00 pm – Roundtable Discussion – All participant

This event will be held virtually on June 21st, from 1:00 – 3:00pm. 

You can register here:

Please contact Network Coordinator, Dr. Ned Budisa at if you have any questions.

Jun 11, 2021