OpenTrons E. Coli Transformation (Part 1)
OpenTrons Transformation Success!
We have completed our first set of automated E. coli transformations on the OT.One robot! Thats right, we got a robot to insert DNA into a bacteria... Read more
Mix.Bio is LAUNCHED!
Check out Mix.Bio!
This is where OpenTrons users can download, edit, and share protocols with each other.
Browse Protocol Library
The protocol library has two things in... Read more
Open Source Documents!
Open Source Documents!
We have put a lot of work into organizing and producing good open source documentation for the OT.One (and we still have a little more to do).... Read more
OT.One Accuracy and Precision
We are focused on delivering scientists an affordable tool to automate lab work. Our goal has been to prove that the OT.One can transfer a volume of liquid with comparable... Read more
We are Shipping!
We have begun shipping out robots to our backers!
Each OT.One comes mostly assembled from Shenzhen, and then we calibrate the software, tune up the mechanisms, and ship them out... Read more
We're growing our team! More software crew to create Mix.Bio and engineers to put together robots. We are still based in the same building as Genspace.
- We have... Read more
OpenTrons Spring Update
It has been a busy couple months for OpenTrons full of progress and adventures as usual. Here is the news!
1 - Shipping Hello World... Read more
January was a great month for OpenTrons -- we really hit the ground running in the new year!
Chiu and Mitch are in Shenzhen working on manufacturing, and... Read more
OpenTrons 2014 in Pictures
Happy New Year!
Thanks for making it such a great year for OpenTrons. Cant wait to work with you all in 2015!
More updates, including new hires, documentation... Read more
JOB: UX Developer / Front-End Engineer!
We are looking for a UX Developer / Front-End Engineer to join our core product team! Here is the job description: http://opentrons.com/jobs/user-experience-dev.pdf
Would love to hire from our backer community! Please... Read more
OpenTrons is Hiring!
Starting with a full-stack web developer. More positions to open up soon!
You can see the whole job description here.
Would love to work with someone... Read more
Success!!! OpenTrons Kickstarter Funded
We did it!
OpenTrons successfully Kickstarted.
Thank you to everyone who believed in us -- I cant wait to work with all of you as our early users!
Feel free... Read more
We did it!!! Thank you!!!!!
THANK YOU ALL!!
Thank you, our backers, for taking us past our goal! We are now at $108,345.
Couldnt be more excited to get to work with all of you!... Read more
7 Days Left!
Only seven days left to get an OT.One in April.
We will open our direct sales in Summer 2015.
If you want to be an early adopter, get the $1000... Read more
People have been asking why there isnt a separate reward level for a warranty, and thats because we thought it went without saying that we would be working with everyone... Read more
OpenTrons on Wired!
OpenTrons was featured on Wired today!
"This Robot Could Make Creating New Life Forms As Easy As Coding An App"
We met the author, Marcus Wohlsen, at SynBioBeta... Read more
Exciting Times for Open Biotech!
It is an exciting time for open-source biotech on Kickstarter! Our new friends at Chai Biotechnologies launched the Open qPCR project, which will clearly play a key role in... Read more
New Backer Level! Open-Source Documentation Early Access
Lots of you have asked us for early access to our technical documentation -- so we just launched a new backer level to give you just that!
We... Read more
We are halfway there!
Thanks for being our earliest backers and taking us this far. Now, on to the second half!
More soon --