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Synthetic biology cheat sheet: Key players, big debates and lingo you should know - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectSynthetic biology cheat sheet: Key players, big debates and lingo you should knowGenetic Literacy ProjectWill such transplantations challenge our ability to make sense of the unnatural world? Regulatory uncertainty: At present, there are few to no legal standards specific to the practice of synthetic biology. Are we courting environmental or medical ...

Uncertain US laws and regulations surround DIY synthetic biology - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectUncertain US laws and regulations surround DIY synthetic biologyGenetic Literacy ProjectAt the moment, there is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the regulation of the DIY biology movement. DIY biologists, a subset of the biohacker community, mess around with DNA, often in communal lab settings where they share their techniques, knowledge, ...

Is the US military in danger of using synthetic biology to 'weaponize the environment'? - Genetic Literacy Project

Posted By BioSocrates 15 days ago on synthetic biology

http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectIs the US military in danger of using synthetic biology to 'weaponize the environment'?Genetic Literacy Project... amount of money in these technologies as DARPA? The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion, and analysis. Read full, original post: DARPA's Synthetic Biology Initiatives Could Militarize the ...

Is there hope for diabetes cure through synthetic biology? | Genetic ... - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectIs there hope for diabetes cure through synthetic biology? | Genetic ...Genetic Literacy ProjectType 1 diabetes is a discouraging disease. Despite the availability of synthetic insulin and increasingly sophisticated monitoring technology, it's still a.and more »

Glowing Plant's failed Kickstarter venture highlights pitfalls of synthetic biology - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectGlowing Plant's failed Kickstarter venture highlights pitfalls of synthetic biologyGenetic Literacy ProjectIn the four years since Glowing Plant began, synthetic biology has caught the eye of investors. “Glowing Plant was iconic,” says Ryan Bethencourt, the program director at IndieBio, an accelerator for biology startups. “That was one the things that made ...

Questions abound on synthetic biology: Is it creating 'new life' or just part of biotechnology's toolkit? - Genetic Literacy Project

Posted By BioSocrates 46 days ago on synthetic biology

http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectQuestions abound on synthetic biology: Is it creating 'new life' or just part of biotechnology's toolkit?Genetic Literacy ProjectMy guess is that both the methods and the technology of synthetic biology — and here I'm thinking particularly of DNA synthesis — will continue to become more common, less remarked upon, and just part of the toolkit of biotechnology and bioengineering.

Glowing trees, no more colonoscopies and other wonders of synthetic biology - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectGlowing trees, no more colonoscopies and other wonders of synthetic biologyGenetic Literacy ProjectThe world of synthetic biology can make many things possible. We could have trees that glow in the dark, eliminating the need for streetlights; probiotic nanobots that explore our intestines making colonoscopies obsolete; tire treads that regenerate ...

What is synthetic biology? | Genetic Literacy Project - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Literacy ProjectWhat is synthetic biology? | Genetic Literacy ProjectGenetic Literacy Project[Synthetic biology is] a discipline that brings together the insights and methodologies of computer science; engineering; and, of course, biology. It encompasses ...Entangled with Synthetic Yeast: Social Dimensions of the Sc2.0 ...PLoS Blogs (blog)all 2 news articles »