How many teams from the United States will compete in the 2023 iGEM Grand Jamboree?

Started Nov 10, 2022 08:00PM UTC
Closed Sep 01, 2023 04:00AM UTC

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of synthetic biology, education and competition, and the development of an open community and collaboration. Performance at iGEM’s Grand Jamboree, which includes competitions at the high school, undergraduate, and graduate levels, is often cited as a measure of progress for countries’ synthetic biology workforce (NIH, Royal Society of Biology).  

The 2023 Jamboree is expected to take place in Fall 2023, with team lists published in the weeks beforehand. This question will resolve once the team list for the 2023 competition is released. Team lists from past competitions can be found here. The number of teams from the United States in past years is below: 

Resolution Notes

The United States has 56 teams competing in the iGEM Grand Jamboree.

Possible Answer Correct? Final Crowd Forecast
Less than 40 0%
More than or equal to 40 but less than 60 98%
More than or equal to 60 but less than 80 2%
More than or equal to 80 but less than 100 0%
More than or equal to 100 0%

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