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Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Memberships & HELP with rent - Hi Cameron, I just sent you a donation. I also found some grants website that may align with our cause. This is an aquaponics site that gives $1000 away on a quarterly basis. It just need a good write up to and you already qualify with communit joey r May 1, 2015 3:56 PM
Memberships & HELP with rent - Hi everyone, I really need some help on rent for our lab. I only got two small payments for the last two months.  Please help out and do what you can, otherwise we won't survive. Cameron C. May 1, 2015 2:18 PM
Interesting Synthetic Genomics seminar coming up - Folks, Mary Canady from the San Diego Biotechnology Network told me about this interesting seminar coming up on May 4th. Check out the details if you are interested.­n-may-4th-2015-event-synthetic­-genomics- Cameron C. Apr 29, 2015 12:45 PM
IMPORTANT: Liability Waiver - everyone, please sign... - Folks, As everyone knows, Fab Lab is giving us a good place to house our lab at very competitive rent.  As part of this deal, we all need to execute their liability waiver.  Fortunately, we can do this online :).   Everyone who shows up to t Cameron C. Apr 27, 2015 5:39 PM
Journal Club this week! - Journal Club is back on.  Check out this week's topic etc­Lab-a-DIYBio-maker-community-f­or-algae-enthusiasts/events/22­1888652/ Cameron Cameron C. Apr 27, 2015 2:40 PM
The satellite Wet Lab at the La Jolla Library is now public! - Folks, So, after many months of planning, we've now held our first lecture at the La Jolla Library, are planning on our first workshop on May 2nd - a Strawberry DNA extraction, and the Cameron C. Apr 22, 2015 11:04 PM
Membership dues, donations and help! - Bio-enthusiasts, I have great news! Our new website is now live at .  Please take a look and pass it on to your friends. Also please join our Facebook page and spread news about us there. We need new members! We also hav Cameron C. Apr 17, 2015 12:43 AM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Super Snapgene offer - Friday latest - Christopher C. Apr 1, 2015 9:51 AM
Super Snapgene offer - Friday latest - Bio-enthusiasts, A friend of mine at Biocurious negotiated a deal with Snapgene a couple years ago that allows anyone in the DIYBio community to buy an annual license to the Snapgene software for $100 (92% Cameron C. Apr 1, 2015 9:39 AM
Wet Lab Facebook page - please join! - Friends, Please join and publicize our Facebook page where we'll post information about our events etc. Cameron C. Mar 31, 2015 11:52 AM
W L Speaker Series - First talk next Tuesday! - Folks, I'm excited to announce that The Wet Lab Public Speaker Series has officially begun.  We'll be holding lectures monthly both at the La Jolla Library and also the downtown library (starting in June).  Additionally, La Jolla has purchase Cameron C. Mar 31, 2015 11:38 AM
Lab meetup this week - Hi everyone, Due to my birthday celebration this week (!) I won't be in on Wed evening. I encourage y'all to go ahead and meet anyway if you like.  I will be in the lab on Tuesday (tomorrow) night, so if anyone wants to join me, please come on Cameron C. Mar 23, 2015 12:51 PM
A facebook page for Wet Lab - If you are on facebook, please join our page at­s/wetlab/   The group page will be used as another tool for event planning and discussio Terry Mar 19, 2015 11:04 AM
I'm back! New E coli in hand - Folks, I'm back from my vacation and work trip. Please plan on coming in to the lab on Wed per usual. I've got 3 strains of e coli from Biocurious and some LB media and we can begin growing them up in the water bath and plate them. Came Cameron C. Mar 16, 2015 9:02 AM
Genomic and Precision Medicine course starting soon - Hi Everybody :-) This  Genomic and Precision Medicine course from UCSD/Coursera is starting again in just 4 days:­e/genomicmedicine As you know this is a hot subject.  Alain D. Mar 11, 2015 3:50 PM
Citizen Science Public Lecture Series - Friends, I'm very pleased to announce that Laura Jordan who is a PhD Marine Biologist has agreed to join The Wet Lab as our Public Outreach Events Coordinator. Laura will be putting together our Citizen Science Public Lecture Series which will Cameron C. Feb 22, 2015 3:29 PM
Meetup last night, Donations, Monthly Dues, Classes etc... - Folks, Last night we started preparation for our first experiments in the lab...was very exciting. We made about 20 plates with agar and media to grow e coli bacteria. We'll innoculate the plates next week to see how the e coli gro Cameron C. Feb 19, 2015 10:35 AM
Tide Pool with a Scientist walk - There's a class for $5 for anyone who wants to walk along the tide pools at Cabrillo with a scientist. It's March 1st. See details Cameron C. Feb 19, 2015 9:20 AM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] pGLO bacterial transformation Kit - prep for Wed night - Dear Cameron, I Marlin Feb 17, 2015 4:04 AM
pGLO bacterial transformation Kit - prep for Wed night - For those of you planning on coming in to the lab this Wednesday night, we'll be preparing materials for first synthetic bio experiment.  If you are joining us, please skim through this document so that you know what we are doing. http://www.b Cameron C. Feb 17, 2015 12:00 AM
Fab Lab Memberships - Folks, Fab Lab is working through their Indiegogo campaign raising money for the facility through memberships.  If Wet Lab members want to use Fab Lab facilities, you need to have a membership at Fab Lab.  Memberships are at a discounted rate Cameron C. Feb 16, 2015 11:47 PM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Opening day was a success! New space is basically ready! - Uh-oh ... how bad is the damage to the centrifuge? On Thu, Feb 5, 2015 at 4:32 PM, Cameron Clarke < selu Christoph M. Feb 5, 2015 5:57 PM
Opening day was a success! New space is basically ready! - Hi Everyone, I'm pleased to announce that our opening yesterday along with Fab Lab went superbly well and we got some solid interest.   Cameron C. Feb 5, 2015 4:32 PM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] One more day to get lab ready - I can come down to help you get set up Tuesday and free around 3 to 7pm or so.  I also like some cultures to play with up here.  I will also bring sterile bottles, pipets and other supplies for you. Unfortunately,   I kinda need my micro joey r Feb 3, 2015 1:22 AM
One more day to get lab ready - Folks, The sink is fully installed, the equipment is in the lab (some of it tested), the DI Water is installed (waiting for one part to come tomorrow to hook it up), and much of the glassware has been washed. I've also re-inocculated most of th Cameron C. Feb 2, 2015 11:55 PM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Prep for Mayor's visit - moving equipment IN - Christopher C. Jan 29, 2015 4:01 PM
Prep for Mayor's visit - moving equipment IN - The walls are up and white. The benches installed and the sink& DI water filter will be finished today.  I need help moving all of the equipment over from the back warehouse to the front.  Heavy lifting.  I can't do it alone, so if anyone can co Cameron C. Jan 29, 2015 9:00 AM
Need your help!!! - Folks, We are very close to getting the lab set up.  However, we need to get the whiteboard panels attached to the walls, connect the plumbing to the sink and move the equipment into the lab.  We need more people to help out with this.  The Cameron C. Jan 26, 2015 11:28 AM
Work day today & FAB LAB opening ceremony on Feb 4 - I'm going to the lab today to install the panels for the walls and the plumbing for our sink. If you want to help, I would welcome it!  Call me at[masked] 8766. Also, Mayor Faulconer is doing a ribbon cutting ceremony at Fab Lab on Feb 4.  If Cameron C. Jan 24, 2015 9:36 AM
Update and Cal Cab TOMORROW - So, we finally started moving some items over to the new space. I'll be coming in on Saturday to finalize the new sink, shelving and benches and go to Lowes to get parts. Anyone who wants to come in a help is welcomed! Also, see this Cal Cameron C. Jan 15, 2015 11:15 AM
No meeting this week on Wed & DIYSECT docmentary - We had a good chat last night with some bio folks from UCSD and elsewhere through the event with Mary Canady.  We will keep pushing forward with events like this in the future. Additionally, there's a small company, DIYSECT, which is publishin Cameron C. Dec 9, 2014 5:49 PM
Maker Fest - Hi Everyone, The lab is still being put together. I'm going to go check it out today to see if we can finally start moving in.  We have to start paying rent today so I certainly hope so.  FYI, our rent will be $250/month so we'll have to be c Cameron C. Nov 1, 2014 1:57 PM
Meetup Cancelled: It's time to organize the new lab space! - It's time to organize the new lab space!, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, October 22,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. The new lab space is not ready for us to do a move yet. I'll let you know asap when we Cameron C. Oct 22, 2014 9:57 AM
Meetup Cancelled: Learn about molecular biology, growing algae and a DNA modification - Learn about molecular biology, growing algae and a DNA modification, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, October 15,[masked]:30 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the Cameron C. Oct 13, 2014 2:30 PM
Weekly meetups changing for now... - Folks, The weekly Wednesday meetups are on hold for right now until we can get our new space organized. I'll let you know when we start them up again. In the meantime, let's meet this Saturday to start getting the new space organized. It's at 1 Cameron C. Oct 10, 2014 11:26 AM
Very interesting Bio-hackathon (software, bioinformatics etc) at UCSD - Hi all, Mary Canady has just let me know about an interesting bio-hackathon going on in November at UCSD. This could be a great way for us to establish a good relationship with UCSD and have a lot of fun along the way. Check out  Cameron C. Oct 9, 2014 11:45 AM
Plan for this week...Saturday - Folks, Katie and the Fab Lab crew will be at the new space on Saturday at 2pm.  I'm going to plan on moving the final items from Convoy St to the new space starting at about 1PM on Saturday. If anyone wants to help, I would appreciate you join Cameron C. Oct 7, 2014 11:01 PM
Plan for this week...Saturday - Folks, Katie and the Fab Lab crew will be at the new space on Saturday at 2pm.  I'm going to plan on moving the final items from Convoy St to the new space starting at about 1PM on Saturday. If anyone wants to help, I would appreciate you join Cameron C. Oct 7, 2014 11:01 PM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Post move update - Hi Cameron. Cath Sep 30, 2014 7:21 PM
Post move update - Folks, So, thanks to Ed, Graham, Christoph, Adrian, David,  and lots of support from the Fab Lab crew, we were able to move 95% of lab to the new space in Makers Quarter at 14th and E ( Cameron C. Sep 30, 2014 1:59 PM
How to contribute more than $5 - For those of you who wish to send over more than your $5/month to help out, you can go to our Contribute page HERE for donations. Tha Cameron C. Sep 27, 2014 7:37 AM
Lab UPDATE - help with move this weekend etc! - Hi everyone, Summer and my new startup has caused a big slow down in our effort, but I want to get things rolling again at the lab. Last night we discussed our forthcoming move and I think it's going to be a great benefit for us.  We'll likely Cameron C. Sep 25, 2014 10:34 AM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Link for Algae Slide Show - Hi Christopher. Cath Sep 21, 2014 5:27 PM
Re: [The-Algae-Wet-Lab] Link for Algae Slide Show - Well, Ed and I represented. We checked on the various experiments and flasks to make sure no hoses or lights were askew. We talked about "e Christopher C. Sep 17, 2014 8:12 PM
Link for Algae Slide Show - Hello DIYers! Cameron cannot make it tonight and neither can I. I do not believe Christopher can make it either. I was told the original link was incomplete, so this one should work. Feel free to choose another topic. The idea for tonight was t Cath Sep 17, 2014 6:11 PM
Meetup details changed:[masked] Algae: An Overview. This is a slide show, but let us review as a group. - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­Lab-a-DIYBio-maker-community-f­or-algae-en Cath Sep 16, 2014 7:37 PM
Sept 10, 2014. Please show video from Google Groups or choose another topic - Hello DIYs! Cameron, Christopher, and I are all unavailable tonight. If someone has a laptop and wants to show the video for tonight, it's under Google Groups Videos with the date and Intro to Experimental Design. If anyone would like to explor Cath Sep 10, 2014 5:58 PM
DIY Lab Host Assistance Needed - Hello DIYers! DIY Lab Hosts Assistance Needed We need you! One of our active hosts has moved on to bigger and better things and others of us have increasingly busy schedules and could really use some help. If you can spare some time to Cath Sep 9, 2014 8:34 PM
DIY Wet Lab Group Calendar Link - Hello DIYs. The DIY Wet Lab calendar is subject to change, but here it the link with the current schedule: https://ww Cath Aug 13, 2014 4:44 PM
Survey for Mary Canady's Bio group - Folks, Mary Canady is well connected in the Bio world here in San Diego and has offered to help promote our group.  We will meet with her down the road to talk about a variety of ways we can work together, but she is pleased to support us.  S Cameron C. Aug 10, 2014 11:24 PM
Trello Projects Page! - Folks, I've created a public Trello project management site where we can track our various projects. Go ahead, create a Trello account and start adding information to these projects OR create your own. Find it Cameron C. Jul 9, 2014 4:50 PM

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