What is Synthetic Biology?
Good question! It's building as we speak. We'll give you a bird's eye view of what all the excitement and uncertainty is about. More
Synbio News • 03/31/14
Scientists Announce First Synthetic Chromosome
In a new paper published in Science, researchers at Johns Hopkins University announce their creation of the first-ever synthetic chromosome, which many see as a landmark step in the field of synthetic biology. ScienceMore Synbio News >
Project News • 02/03/14
Wilson Center Participating in UK Synthetic Biology Initiative
The Synthetic Biology Project is working with the OpenPlant Synthetic Biology Research Centre in a new effort to encourage the responsible development of synthetic biology in the United Kingdom.More Project News >
Project News • 11/18/13
Wilson Center Awarded European Union Grant for Synthetic Biology Work
The Synthetic Biology Project at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars has been awarded a grant to participate in SYNENERGENE, a newly launched consortium of 28 groups supported with €4 million ($5.3 million) to engage in the responsible governance of synthetic biology.More Project News >
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