iGEM CSMU Taiwan is estabilshed in the year of 2017. This year, students from the Department of Medicine, Dentistry, and Biomedical Sciences came together in order to tackle the current problem in the detection of oral cancer with the project, miRNA.DOC.
Scroll down to meet the people behind the miRNA.DOC! You can click on the photos to see our profiles and know more about us.
Why iGEM: Try something I haven’t done in my life
What do you do outside iGEM: #Piano #Delicacies #SocialButterfly
Quote: Time may change but my heart for caring people stays the same.
Why iGEM: This competition stimulates personal growth immensely. In addition, it allows students like ourselves to apply knowledge learned during lectures in a fun and challenging way.
What do you do outside iGEM: hiking and loves loves loves animals (not an exaggeration!)
Quote: It’s not the destination, it’s the journey.
Why iGEM: I am curious about biosynthesis and hope to improve myself in this competition.
What do you do outside iGEM: Traveling, drawing and taking pictures
Quote: The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
Major: Biomedical Sciences
Why iGEM: Why not
What do you do outside iGEM: What do you mean outside iGEM:s There’s no chance:)
Quote: When life gives you mold, make penicillin.
Why iGEM: I treasure the friendship, dedication, and growth throughout my experience as an iGEMer.
What do you do outside iGEM: I love to travel and live through the serendipities with regards to sensory and intellectual interplays.
Quote: Listen to the whisperings of life; lay afront the cosmos of sight; rage against the dying of the light; do not go gently into the night.
Why iGEM: I am passionate about biology, design, and socializing, all of which can be achieved within iGEM. Though be aware that plenty of challenges, as well as obstacles, would emerge during iGEM, I believe nothing is impossible by means of the team working, and that lobsters are most scrumptious when enjoyed with friends.
What do you do outside iGEM: a LOT of designing and visiting cafes in early mornings.
Quote: Life is always gonna be stranger than fiction, cuz fiction has to be convincing, and life doesn’t.
Why iGEM: I am excited to make friends with foreigners and hope to enjoy different cultures. Additionally, I am a foodie that desire to eat palatable lobster in Boston. (Well, that’s sucks due to CO-VID 19)
What do you do outside iGEM: Reading, eating and sleeping
Quote: Always get good result when devotes yourself.
Why iGEM: I would like to see how ideas mix and mingle and how synthetic biology could provide numerous possibilities to solve problems all around the world.
What do you do outside iGEM: Loves travelling, passionate for photography and committed to make the world a better place.
Quote: “Your story is what you have, what you will always have. It is something to own.” (Becoming, Michelle Obama)
Major: Department of Dentistry
Why iGEM: Besides the school, I want to explore more.
What do you do outside iGEM: SLEKMED
Quote: A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke. —Vincent Van Gogh
Why iGEM:Synthetic biology was said to be the bridge between engineering and medicine, which exactly attracts people to join it.
What do you do outside iGEM: join wind band, play table tennis
Quote: Whenever the eye turned, nothing met it be the mirror-like face of the lake, the placid view of heaven, and the dense setting of woods.
Why iGEM: Meet different people
What do you do outside iGEM: Photography
Quote: Wait and hold hope.
Major: Interaction Design
Why iGEM: An opportunity that allows me to gain design experiences and work with others.
What do you do outside iGEM: Currently studying master of interaction design
Quote: There is no perfect design, you only run out of time.
Major: Medical biotechnology and Dentistry
Why iGEM: Widen my views and work with excellent people.
What do you do outside iGEM: Working, eating, and sleeping.
Quote: Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can at it.
Major: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Why iGEM: I guess everything is magic!
What do you do outside iGEM: Reading, hiking
Quote: Difficult circumstances serve as a textbook of life for people.
Why iGEM: Have freedom in the lab~
What do you do outside iGEM: Playing badminton,reading, and playing minecraft.
Quote: The journey is what brings us happiness not the destination.
Why iGEM: To explore the magical power of synthetic biology with Taiwaness food in the lab.
What do you do outside iGEM: Drink Taiwaness bubble milk tea with fried chicken while working in the hospital.
Quote: Unleash your dream, empower the future, and inspire the next.
Why iGEM: I see, I come, I conquer.
What do you do outside iGEM: A steamaholic player, and like to work out QOD every week.
Quote: An apple a day keeps myself away.
Why iGEM: To create bacteria with new function.
What do you do outside iGEM: Study, cooking, exercising.