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What effects will the rapidly growing field of synthetic biology have on the conservation of nature?
Researchers at Stanford University have developed a basic computer using genetic material, according to a report in the journal Science.
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By reproducing in the laboratory the complex interactions that cause human genes to turn on inside cells, Duke University bioengineers have created a system they believe can benefit gene therapy research and the burgeoning field of synthetic biology.
The scientists, from Imperial College London, say their research brings them another step closer to a new kind of industrial revolution, where parts for these biological factories could be mass-produced.