The Amgen Biotech Experience (ABE) is an innovative science education program that empowers teachers to bring biotechnology to their classrooms. ABE provides teacher professional development, curriculum materials, and research-grade equipment and supplies to secondary schools.

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ABE is Currently Available in:

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Amgen Biotech Experience Year: 2013
Current Profession/Academic Ambitions: Undergraduate majoring in biotechnology at the University of Massachusetts with the ultimate goal of earning an M.D. – Ph.D.

How to Get Involved

Find out more about how you can be part of this exciting program and support biotechnology education in your community.

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Explore available ABE media resources and program highlights in the news.

News Release March 14, 2018
Counting bubbles of oxygen to measure the rate of photosynthesis, estimating the population size of an organism using quadrats – these are some...
News Release March 12, 2018
China recently announced a new strategic plan, stipulating that the biotechnology sector should exceed 4% of gross domestic product by 2020, with 10...
Media Coverage February 8, 2018
ABE France has released a new video which features Eric Milbergue, Head of Communications at Amgen France, and Sabrina Colasse, the Coordinator for...

Videos & Recognition

Hear stories from teachers and students who have participated in the ABE program.

April 10, 2017
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August 11, 2015
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August 11, 2015