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The number of private and public entities conducting research in synthetic biology worldwide grew significantly between 2009 and 2013.
Cells are the basic unit of a living organism.
What effects will the rapidly growing field of synthetic biology have on the conservation of nature?
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.
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