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
Project News • 07/18/14
“Gene Drives” Offer Potential Benefits, But Raise Regulatory and Ecological Questions
A cross-disciplinary team is calling for public discussion about a potential new way to solve longstanding global ecological problems by using an emerging technology called “gene drives.”More Project News >
Project News • 05/29/14
An Ecological Risk Research Agenda for Synthetic Biology
Environmental scientists and synthetic biologists have for the first time developed a set of key research areas to study the potential ecological impacts of synthetic biology.More Project News >
Project News • 05/14/14
Synthetic Biology Still in Uncharted Waters of Public Opinion
In a new set of focus groups convened by the Synthetic Biology Project, participants raised concerns about the specific applications of the emerging technology.More Project News >
As research into synthetic biology increases, this map identifies companies, universities, research institutions, laboratories and other centers across the globe that are active in this emerging field.
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