FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Coralville, Iowa- November 11, 2022- The Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing (CBB) announces the formation of a student organization dedicated to promoting careers in biotechnology. The official name for this organization is Iowa-Biotech Transition States or Transition States for short. The Iowa-Biotech Transition States group will be governed as a student organization of the University of Iowa and will select a faculty advisor who is part of the CBB faculty. The group’s mission is to advance careers in biotechnology by promoting novel educational experiences, expanding research opportunities and establishing professional networks.
Membership is open for all University of Iowa undergraduate and graduate students interested in biotechnology. Please contact Shuvendu Das or visit the CBB’s website Transition States for more information.