Advanced science

Here’s a cool story about some Algonquin students who had the opportunity to practice real-world laboratory techniques on, of all places, a bus.

“The students tested synthetic hemoglobin for sickle-cell anemia aboard the Boston University School of Medicine CityLab, a laboratory on wheels that travels to schools throughout the state to teach biotechnology.” … Full story

That’s a far cry from my days at Algonquin when the closest we got to biotechnology was a filmstrip on DNA.

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