What is ABE?

ABE is an innovative science education program that introduces secondary school students to the excitement of scientific discovery. ABE provides teachers with the loan of research-grade equipment, supplies, curriculum, and professional development at no cost.

ABE provides high-quality laboratory experiences that promote students’ interest in science and science careers, is aligned with curriculum standards, and explores the development of medicines using technologies employed by the biotechnology industry. The program features a hands-on molecular biology curriculum that introduces students to the excitement of scientific discovery.