Help Identify New Antibiotics at Home with The ILIAD Project

Be part of the first Massively Multi-Scientist Open Experiment (MMOE) by performing experiments at home to help identify antibiotics.
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$16,756USD
raised of $42,000 goal
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This campaign started on Nov 28 and closed on December 28, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on December 28, 2013
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  • $5USD
    Stickers

    Includes a few 3x5 inch stickers containing the ILIAD project logo and slogan "Give me a chance and I can change the world."

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    6 claimed

  • $25USD
    T-shirt

    ILIAD T-shirt. Check out our 1337 design in the description.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    12 claimed

  • $42USD
    Basic Testing Kit

    Basic testing kit. Contains all the basic things you need to test 5-10 samples for their antibacterial properties. See the Rewards section for a list of what is actually in it! Price includes domestic shipping. Please add $15 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    39 out of 100 claimed

  • $60USD
    Plant and Insect Testing Kit

    Plant & Insect testing kit. This kit allows for the isolation of proteins and compounds from plants, insects,mushrooms and most other organisms that can be ground up. Can test 10-20 samples for their antibacterial properties. See the Rewards section for a list of what is actually in it! Price includes domestic shipping. Please add $15 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    33 out of 50 claimed

  • $70USD
    Bacteria and Fungus Kit

    Bacterial & Fungus testing kit. In order to survive and propagate, bacteria have created antibiotics against other bacteria! This kit allows for the isolation and testing of the antibacterial properties of molecules from plants and insects but also bacteria and fungus. Can test 15-30 samples for their antibacterial properties. Price includes domestic shipping. Please add $15 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    26 out of 50 claimed

  • $100USD
    Education Benefactor

    We have partnered with schools to work on this project. Your donation will be used to provide the materials for a K-12 school to search for antibiotics and experience investigative Science with real world consequences. Included in the kit will be the sponsors information and a personalized note.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    1 out of 50 claimed

  • $105USD
    Super Kit

    Super Kit! This kit includes everything needed to extract natural compounds from plants and bacteria! Can test 40-60 samples for their antibacterial properties. See the Rewards section for a list of what is actually in it! Price includes domestic shipping. Please add $25 extra for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    67 out of 100 claimed

  • $500USD
    Classroom Kit

    Classroom Kit. Enough supplies for ~20 people to perform multiple experiments. Great for hackerspaces, or Open Science labs. We will provide curriculum for you to teach your own class! Price includes domestic shipping. Please add $75 extra for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    2 out of 5 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    School Benefactor

    We have been working with schools across the US to develop curriculum and supply these kits to students but we need your help. Your donation will be used to provide the materials for a K-12 school to search for antibiotics and experience investigative Science with real world consequences. Included to the school will be the sponsors information and a personalized note.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    0 out of 5 claimed

  • $5,000USD
    Personal Demo and Presentation

    Personal demo and presentation. We will fly to anywhere in the US and do a day long demo and presentation for 20 people to perform multiple experiments. If you want to arrange for more people to come or have questions about specifics please contact us.

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    0 out of 5 claimed

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