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Building the Trust Infrastructure for Synthetic Biology

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By: Tracy Lessor, PhD, MBA Senior Leader, Science Communications Feinstein Kean Healthcare   Jurassic World. Orphan Black. Splice. Helix. Synthetic biology is the inspiration behind these and many other popular science fiction movies and television series, and it seems that the public cannot get enough …

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Never Bored and Never Done

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By: Natalie Kuldell President, The BioBuilder Educational Foundation Instructor, MIT Department of Biological Engineering Bill Gates told Wired magazine that if he were a kid today, he’d want to be hacking biology. But how will the next generation of biocoders learn the language of DNA …

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East Meets West

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On November 20, Breakout Labs, the philanthropic investment program from the Thiel Foundation, introduced themselves to the New York scientific community, along with their three east coast investments: Modern Meadow, Longevity Biotech, and Epibone. Modern Meadow is looking to develop meat products and cultured leather …