A visit to the local sake brewery

For our lab holiday party we decided to check out the Takara Sake factory in Berkeley, one of only a handful of sake brewers in America. There were no complaints about the quality of Takara’s metabolic engineering.

Wishing everyone a happy and productive New Year!



A visit to Vik's for some pre-sake sustenance


Wait a sec. Don't these guys make Taq??
Serious discussions about Aspergillus oryzae
As any good engineer knows, it's all about scale-up.
Group photo!

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