Scientific study. We enter peer-review.
We did it. We sent the description and the results of our studies to a scientific journal.
Our study enters now the "peer-review" phase, a long icy-age when... Read more
video of beerdecoded results
in our last update we mentioned a scientific conference where we presented our first results to 250+ scientists. You can now virtually join the audience.
Cheers,... Read more
Beer DNA data release + conference
we have fantastic news to share. On July 23th, we released 7 gigabases of beer DNA data at the Bioinformatics Open-Source Conference in Prague.
Our bioinformatician Jonathan received a... Read more
Go find your beer on the tree ;-)
Last weekend, we brought all your beers at the Open Food Hackdays. We analysed their molecular profile. We traced a molecular tree with all your beers and created... Read more
We enter the sequencing room... suspence!
Hello, three short updates:
One. Our 96 DNA samples have left Hackuarium and have been accepted at the Center of Integrative Genomics of the University of Lausanne, where they will... Read more
The first tree with Swiss beers.
Let's go straight as we are closer to the end: here a tree that we draw with data from 200+ Swiss German beers. Not only we considered the... Read more
New team member
Hey, a short note to share a cool story about one of our backers. It's inspiring, check it here: https://www.facebook.com/BeerDeCoded/posts/572618676247412
-Gianpaolo & team
PS: we expect real data in a... Read more
Hoppy moments - Working with our backers...
and discovering the emotional content of beer at our Reward Workshop.
Last Saturday we ran the Sequence Your Beer @Hackuarium Workshop. A reward, for those backers of the Kickstarter... Read more
Finally some DNA
It's official, no beer bottles left on our bench. On September 10, we completed the collection of 96 beers from your votes, from your shipments and from our... Read more
A short update from the Swiss quest for the 1,000 beer genomes: BeerDeCoded.
We received the Kickstarter payment and we also received most of your beers and your... Read more
Today: Cryogenic Beer Icecream
This is our last Kickstarter weekend. The last hours you can buy us a sample for our science quest. Let measure together the beer biodiversity in the world... Read more
BeerDeCoded joins a global biodiversity study. Thanks again for your help.
Last weekend we were at London Technology Week. At dinner, we had a conversation with Sujeevan Ratnasingham, one of the key scientists behind the largest DNA dictionary of... Read more
We are funded and we stretch to EXPO15 and to London.
Dear 110 friends,
A good news. Thanks to your love and support BeerDeCoded is now a reality. You just funded our project.
This is terrific. Maybe you just love beer,... Read more
There is a world inside beer - microbes
Today we take a virtual flight to California to meet a backer that is helping us getting things done.
But first, the latest news: we marked half of the... Read more
Beer tastes better when sequenced together
With 15 days to go, today we mark half of the BeerDeCoded campaign and we are 85% funded!
It's clear that there are too many beers in the world,... Read more
100 twitter followers
Dear backers and twitter followers,
Today we reached 100 twitter followers!
The number 100 got a free Sequence YOUR Beer @Hackuarium Reward.
Few minutes later, Rob--that was already our backer... Read more
Beer and cats go along together
we are pleased to announce what is probably the first scientific collaboration on Kickstarter.
Our colleagues in California are running a Kickstarter campaign to sequence... well... the... Read more
Week 1, 50 backers, 72% funded - some first results
Thanks for supporting BeerDeCoded. The first week has been intense. And, thanks to your support, we are proud to have funded 72% of our project.
Three hours ago, the food... Read more