Tue, 07/02/2019 - 11:21
PLOS Blogs shares its views on SynbiTECH 2019:
"For many people, London does not sound like an appealing summer destination. But I was excited when I landed in Heathrow on Sunday last week, looking forward to two days full of synthetic biology.
SynbiTECH 2019 was organized by the Imperial College synthetic biology hub, SynbiCITE, in London on June 24 and 25. The conference aimed to provide a forum to synthetic biology experts from research, industry, commercialization, and policymaking, to discuss the advancements in the field and the future of the field.
Jason Kelly, CEO of Ginkgo Bioworks gave the first keynote presentation, and what a start it was! Ginkgo is involved in a multitude of projects, has built a significant biofoundry capacity, and has heavily invested in microbial strain engineering."
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