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Scientists Move A Step Closer To Making Synthetic Life - NPR

Posted By BioSocrates on synthetic biology - Washington PostScientists Move A Step Closer To Making Synthetic LifeNPRScientists say they have created a partly man-made bacterium that can produce proteins not found in nature. This new life form, the latest development in a field called "synthetic biology," could eventually be used to produce novel drugs. The Scripps ...Cells with lab-made DNA produce a new kind of protein, a 'holy grail' for synthetic biologyWashington PostSemi-Synthetic Life Form Now Fully Armed and OperationalMIT Technology ReviewExpanding DNA's alphabet lets cells produce novel proteinsABC NewsCosmos -Nature.comall 16 news articles »