Tag: Twist Bioscience

Coca-Cola paper bottle, Pampers biodiapers, Twist Bioscience’s DNA art launching to space, bioplastic PPE, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of November 5th

Coca-Cola paper bottle, Pampers biodiapers, Twist Bioscience’s DNA art launching to space, bioplastic PPE, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of November 5th

November 4, 2020 |

Big news from big companies this week with mega-brand Coca-Cola revealing an initial prototype for a paper bottle it hopes can be recycled with household paper recycling streams, Pampers diaper-brand’s new Pampers Pure line features a plant-based liner enriched with 100% renewable shea butter, Twist Bioscience converts art into DNA for launch into space, and […]

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Twist Bioscience converts art into DNA for launch into space

Twist Bioscience converts art into DNA for launch into space

November 2, 2020 |

In California, Twist Bioscience has collaborated with Beyond Earth, an artist collective, on the To Space, From Earth project to send art into space in the form of DNA. The synthetic biology powerhouse will encode artwork into silicon-based synthetic DNA to send into the final frontier by 2022. Beyond Earth artists that will contribute work […]

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Twist Bioscience releases two synthetic SARS-CoV-2 RNA Controls

Twist Bioscience releases two synthetic SARS-CoV-2 RNA Controls

March 12, 2020 |

In California, Twist Bioscience Corporation announced the availability of two synthetic SARS-CoV-2 RNA Controls. Positive controls provide quality control measures for the development, verification, and validation for diagnostic tests including both next-generation sequencing (NGS) and reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) assays; determination of the limit of detection; and monitoring of day-to-day test variations. Twist is […]

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