Mak Among Top Ten Winners of 2018 Opentrons + iGEM Team Challenge

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The Opentrons OT-2 Robot won by the iGEM Makerere Team at the just concluded iGEM Team Global Challenge

The Makerere University iGEM Team emerged among the top 10 winners of Opentrons OT-2 Robot in the just concluded iGEM Team global Challenge. The OT-2 is a robotic innovation that can automate hundreds of life science protocols and workflows and has high-precision electronic pipettes that can execute liquid transfers as quickly and accurately as robots ten times the price. According to the Opentrons website, the OT-2 costs between US$3,500 and US$5,500.

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