As a pharmaceutical scientist, the concept of “synthetic biology” sounds somewhat oxymoronic. It’s true that our industry has been manipulating genes and cells to produce peptides, proteins, and other drugs/intermediates for decades. But how about creating a cell line to make leather? Or clothing? Or building insulation? Synthetic biology makes these ideas possible. The
What did we find interesting about 2017? What will happen in 2018? Our brief video summarizes our thoughts on the year that’s coming to a close, and also discusses what to keep an eye on in 2018.
As of this writing, there are 100 days until we’re wheels up and on our way to BIOEurope Spring in Amsterdam. Many believe it is too soon to think about a conference that is over three months away…or is it? This one gets complicated because of the intervening Winter Holidays and New Year. And