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Synthetic Biology: Creating Life From Scratch

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July 18, 2013
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A pioneering science is offering researchers the possibility to design and engineer new forms of life on a made-to-order basis. This week we head to the United Kingdom to explore the boundless potential of synthetic biology.


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