From #bacterial #robots to synthetic blood cells: The #biotech boom at British universities | Cyborgs_Transhumanism | Scoop.it

Synthetic biology is unlocking the extraordinary potential of genetic code, inventing powerful new living devices and reinventing existing biological processes. As genomes are mapped, combinations of genes that perform useful functions are continually pinpointed, borrowed, altered and recombined to develop new variants of life with endless possibilities.


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