At the BioGarage students, startups and companies can cooperate in a low-threshold environment with access to Synbio Powerhouse DBTL-service. BioGarage is also used for educational purposes.
BioGarage is operated by Aalto University
BioGarage offers a basic facility for practical synthetic biology trials, tests and development. BioGarage is a shared resource, asset, mainly for open use in ecosystem.
Synbio Biogarage includes two main physical sections: 1) GMO-laboratory and 2) social space for open discussions, team meetings and for sharing the knowledge, best practices and latest innovations - and just for the get together around synthetic biology
Synthetic biology requires very careful work to avoid risks of any contamination and unwanted leakages of created results. Ue of the facility requires membership and a security traing.