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Promoters, initiators of transcription and drivers of synthetic biology - PLoS Blogs (blog)


PLoS Blogs (blog)
Promoter characterisation and engineering is a common and arguably useful component of many synthetic biology studies. This post covers some recent articles about promoter construction and transcriptional control, and a few thoughts on the future ...

Startup aims to democratize synthetic biology | MIT News - MIT News


MIT News
MIT Media Lab spinout Amino Labs, founded by alumna Julie Legault, makes synthetic biology mini-labs, DNA Playground and Bio Explorer, that include tools and materials for students, makers, and artists to engineer microbes to produce colors and fragrances.
Tech Explorist (press release)

Physiology department ranked third in national fundraising | Daily ... - Daily Trojan Online


Daily Trojan Online
The department of physiology and biology at the USC Keck School of Medicine was recently ranked third in national researching funding, according to the Blue Ridge Institute. The National Institute of Health contributed $16 million last year. Photo ...

Synthetic Biology Institute

Berkeley, California - United States

The Synthetic Biology Institute at UC Berkeley (SBI) is working to make the engineering of new complex function in cells vastly more efficient, reliable, predictable, and safe. Its breakthroughs will speed the development of biologically engineered solutions to pressing global problems related to health, materials, energy, environment, and security.

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Synthetic Biology
United States

We are a group of individuals, groups and labs from various institutions who are committed to engineering biology in an open and ethical manner. The design and construction of new biological parts, devices, and systems, and the re-design of existing, natural biological systems for useful purposes. We are currently working to: ¢ Help specify and populate a set of standard parts that have well-defined performance characteristics and can be used (a

United States

OMICS International invites scholars, researchers, academicians, students and corporate entities across the globe to join at the International Conference on Synthetic Biology to have a meaningful discussion with scholars during September 28-30, 2015 at Houston, USA. The conference focuses on ā€œDiscovering, Innovating and Engineering Future Scienceā€. Synthetic Biology-2015 offers several exciting topics for discussion including Biology, combini

Synthetic Biology and Gene Synthesis
United States

Blog on gene synthesis and synthetic biology news.

Life Technologies: Synthetic Biology
India

A collection of the most innovative products and services for breakthrough results. At Life Technologies we believe synthetic biology will change the way we create energy, produce food, optimize industrial processing, and detect, prevent, and cure disease improving the human condition, and the world around us. We are committed to offering unparalleled technology and solutions to the research community. Through design and engineering, this unique

United States

Home page for documentary film about life extension, cryonics, body decoration and other aspects of modern technological life.

United States

Performing genomic research to produce biochemicals and biofuels, increase the efficiency of subsurface hydrocarbon production, and feedstocks for agriculture. Describes their technology approach, news items, and projects.

Synthetic Biomolecules
United States

Synthetic Biomolecules is a full service custom peptide supplier. Our company provides a wide range of peptide products, from research scale of 1 mg to multi-gram quantity, in varying degree of purity. Our mission is to provide our customers with the best quality of peptides at the best price and the quickest turn around time. Synthetic Biomolecules tailors its services to the individual needs of customers. Emphasis is placed providing high qual

Synthetic Theory of Evolution
United States

Offers an introduction to late 20th century evolutionary concepts and theories.

Institute for Biology Education
United States

Biology literacy means whole-person, whole-life learning in biology-beyond the boundaries of any classroom or campus. It requires innovative programs, resources, and collaborations that help sharpen the tools for scientific inquiry while connecting them with real-world situations. This not only improves the practice of science, it also contributes to a more informed and active citizenry and a flourishing planet. Toward this end, the Institute for

Institute of Arctic Biology
United States

Provides information on research projects and programs, research facilities, faculty and staff members, publications, news and media, events, IAB history and employment.