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A scientific quest to understand beer at molecular level: Send us a beer ▸▸ we study its DNA ▸▸ we trace a tree of beers ▸▸ you discover new beers.
A scientific quest to understand beer at molecular level: Send us a beer ▸▸ we study its DNA ▸▸ we trace a tree of beers ▸▸ you discover new beers.
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    Pledge €5 or more About US$ 6

    Nominate a beer!

    We can buy one more beer for analysis.

    You can nominate a beer!
    Fill a simple form and your beer will be considered for inclusion in the study.
    + We will thank you on twitter and tweet your nomination.
    + We are planning surprises for the most interesting nominations. Thanks!

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    Pledge €25 or more About US$ 28

    Sequence a beer!

    We can buy reagents for one beer analysis.

    You can vote a beer!
    Vote the beer on a simple form, the top 100 will be analysed.
    + We will thank you on twitter and tweet your vote.
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board with a private invite on our slack channel.
    + Beta test (online) the tree of 100 beers cheatsheet made with DNA.

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    Pledge €49 or more About US$ 55

    Adopt a beer!
    We can run the whole analysis for one beer.

    You can adopt a beer!
    Choose the beer on a simple form (first come, first serve).
    We will analyse it.
    + We will thank you on twitter and tweet for your choice.
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board with a private invite on our slack channel.
    + Beta test the tree of 100 beers cheatsheet and future larger versions.

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    Pledge €49 or more About US$ 55

    STRETCH! Synthetic iGEM Beer!

    You can adopt a London beer and help the London Biohackspace team to fly to Boston for the most important competition in synthetic biology. At iGEM, London Biohackers will present a synthetic beer developed using the beer DNA information that we are decoding. Be part of the London Biohacker’s project!

    + Vote which features of the synthetic beer you would like to be developed. For example fruity flavor (limonene/vanillin).
    + Get involved with the biohackspace! We offer skype meetings or visit the space and we’ll give you a tour!
    + Your name added to the supporter wall on London Biohackspace sponsorship page.
    + Beta test the tree of 100 beers and future larger versions.
    + Join the BeerDeCoded board with a private invite on our slack channel

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    Pledge €79 or more About US$ 89

    Sequence YOUR beer.
    Early bid. We will sequence YOUR beer.

    You can send us YOUR beer, commercial or home-brewed.
    + Your beer included in our sommelier brain.
    + Detailed genetic report of your beer (and top competitors).
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board on Slack.
    + Beta test the tree of 100 beers cheatsheet and future larger versions.
    + 30 min hangout with the team.
    + Post with picture of YOUR beer in the lab on our FB page.

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    Pledge €79 or more About US$ 89

    Sequence a Slovenian beer @Biotehna!

    You will join a great bio-hacking lab in Slovenia, extract the DNA from a Slovenian beer and learn to make your own tempeh, a fermented food.

    + Slovenian beer included in our sommelier brain.
    + Detailed genetic report of Slovenian beer.
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board on Slack.
    + Beer DNA workshop at Biotehna (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
    + Learn how to make tempeh.

    The lab visit includes a workshop with the following activities:
    ++ beer DNA extraction and visit of Biotehna - bio-hacking lab in Lubiana;
    ++ Beta test the tree of 100 beers cheatsheet.

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    Pledge €79 or more About US$ 89

    STRETCH! Join BeerDeCoded at EXPO15 - VIP

    Get an admission ticket to EXPO15 (valid for October 22 only) and join the BeerDeCoded team for a VIP event at the Swiss Pavillon.

    Have a look at the final shape of the tree of beers, admire the Swiss beer panorama and have a conversation with the BeerDeCoded team about DNA testing in food and beverages.

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    Pledge €129 or more About US$ 145

    Sequence YOUR beer @Hackuarium!

    We will sequence YOUR beer and welcome you in our lab.

    You can send us YOUR beer, commercial or home-brewed.
    Alternatively, choose a Swiss one from our premium list.
    + Your beer included in our sommelier brain.
    + Detailed genetic report of your beer (and top competitors).
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board on Slack.
    + Beer DNA workshop at Hackuarium.ch (Lausanne, CH)

    The lab visit includes a workshop with the following activities:
    ++ beer DNA extraction and visit of Hackuarium biohackerspace;
    ++ visit of the micro-brewery La Nébuleuse that is located just downstairs.
    ++ Beta test the tree of 100 beers cheatsheet on live!
    ++ Biohacked surprise gift.

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    Pledge €199 or more About US$ 224

    Sequence your BREW!

    We will sequence three beers from you and we will drink them on video.

    You can send us three (3) beers for analysis.
    + Your beers included in our sommelier brain.
    + Detailed genetic report of your beers (3x) and top competitors. Includes microbiological analysis.
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board on Slack.
    + Beta test the tree of 100 beers cheatsheet and future larger versions.
    + Hangout session of 30 minutes with the BeerDeCoded team.
    + Post with a picture of your beer on our FB page.
    + Video of us degustating your beers on our social media.

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    Pledge €499 or more About US$ 561

    Sequence your BAR!

    We will sequence ten beers from your bar and make a special tree of beers just for you.

    You can send us ten (10) beers for analysis.
    + Your beers included in our sommelier brain.
    + Detailed genetic report of your beers (10x) and top competitors.
    + Join the BeerDeCoded advisory board on Slack.

    + We will make a personalized tree of beers for your bar
    ++ Online version (to easy incorporate in your bar App / website)
    ++ Poster version of the tree of beers.

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    Pledge €3,000 or more About US$ 3,371

    Sequence your World!

    We are at your disposition.
    +We will develop a custom project to sequence your beers, wines, cheeses, foods.
    +We will develop personalised solutions.
    +We will host an events on our 1000 sqm space for you.

    You are our visionary hero. You understand consumer genetics will not much about our DNA but about the DNA surrounding us.

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