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Jun 19, 2014

Engineering Biology to Address Global Problems

A look at synthetic biology markets, needs, and applications.

Engineering Biology to Address Global Problems

With an expected global market of $10.8 billion by 2016, synthetic biology will play an important role in the bioeconomy. [peterhowell/iStock]

  • Introduction

    Synthetic biology—the design and construction of new biological parts, devices, and systems, and the redesign of natural biological systems for useful purposes—opens the richness ...

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