The Weng lab and the Fujita lab report using a ‘crystalline sponge’ to streamline the structural analysis of complex natural products from milligram quantities in crude mixtures. Please check out the paper here.
Food Evolution screening at the Coolidge Corner Theater + panel discussion moderated by Christopher Lydon of WBUR’s Open Source, and featuring Jing-Ke Weng of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Timothy A. Wise of Small Planet Institute and Tufts University’s Global Development and Environment Institute, 9/24 @ 2pm.
Join us on May 6 for the Whitehead Symposium, Whitehead Institute’s signature event in New York City. This annual breakfast event is an opportunity to hear a comprehensive review of the latest research being conducted at Whitehead. This year’s program features keynote presentations by Founding Member Harvey Lodish and Faculty Mary Gehring and Jing-Ke Weng. Additional information and registration details are now available.
An interview on our crowd-funded firefly genome project. Check out here.
Jing-Ke Weng presents a 造就TALK (TED-style talk channel in China) at the newly built China National Gene Bank (CNGB) in Shenzhen. The talk discusses Weng lab’s recent effort in applying systems and synthetic biology tools to demystify and reinvent traditional herbal medicine.