The BIO Blog

BIO connects DeSci's early experimental hubs, using DeFi dynamics & real-world IP to grow an ecosystem of living, adaptive scientific networks.

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Live from DeSci Berlin 2024: Paul Kohlhaas on the Future of BIO

Load up your brain with more on our decentralized future, token, and where DeSci is going.

BIO Ecosystem Update - May 17, 2024

Welcome back to the bioDAOnload. This week: AthenaDAO & ResearchHub's Funding Win, $NEURON Nearing DEX, & DeSci on Dune. Plus, lots more.

BIO Ecosystem Update - May 10, 2024

Welcome to the the bioDAOnload, a weekly rundown of what’s buzzing onchain across the ecosystem.

Announcing the accelerator program

We want to open-source knowledge about building at the intersection of web3 and biotech and we are excited to share and scale our learnings and frameworks with the broader ecosystem by offering hands-on builder support and funding to ambitious DAO-builders shaping the future of decentralized science.

Getting to Know Albert Anis From ValleyDAO

Albert, co-initiator of ValleyDAO, discovered DeSci through VitaDAO and received support from to launch the community-owned synbio innovation ecosystem. ValleyDAO focuses on advancing climate and food synthetic biology through three initial academic research projects.

Cryopreservation and the Future of Life: A Closer Look at CryoDAO's Vision

Learn about CryoDAO: The latest participant in the BIO program pushing boundaries in the field of cryopreservation, using blockchain to fund their vision.

DeSci Summit Denver 2023 Recap

ETHDenver, the annual Ethereum hackathon and conference, took place from February 24 to March 5, in Denver, Colorado. The event brought together blockchain developers, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts from around the world to discuss the latest trends and innovations in the Ethereum ecosystem.

Why bioDAOs are Community-Owned Research Translation Engines, Not Investment DAOs

Moving research from concept to market is like conducting a symphony - there are numerous players and stakeholders, each bringing their unique expertise to work in harmony and advance a project.

Getting to Know Andrew Verbinnen from HairDAO

Let's get to know Andrew Verbinnen, core member of HairDAO and his journey from NYC, Private Equity, & crypto to tackling hair loss through DeSci.

Getting to Know Laura Minquini from AthenaDAO

In this edition of Get to Know, we’re sitting down with Laura to hear about her journey into web3, what nursing homes taught her about longevity research, and why she’s zooming in on women’s reproductive health.

From Concept to Reality: Celebrating the First Cohort of Pioneering bioDAOs

Announcing the graduation of our first BioDAO cohort, illustrating progress in the convergence of web3, biotechnology, and a new method for supporting research endeavors.

BIO Cohort 2: Call for bioDAOs and DeSci Project applictaions

BioDAOs are poised to transform scientific research, collaboration and funding. Now, after successfully wrapping up cohort one, we’re inviting biotech builders to apply for our upcoming second cohort - details and application process discussed below.

Introducing the BIO Launchpad: Community crowdfunding to solve biotech’s biggest challenges

Announcing the launch of the BIO Launchpad - a platform designed to ensure decentralized research communities have the essential fuel it needs to support translational science and transform discoveries into cures.

Bringing Neuroscience Onchain with Cerebrum DAO

Our Bodies Are Outliving Our Brains: Using Decentralization to Solve the Rapid Increase in Neurodegenerative Diseases