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Synthetic Life Has Been Streamlined And Is Ready To Be Put To Work


In 2010, researchers at the J. Craig Venter Institute announced they’d created a bacteria that runs entirely on lab-made DNA — the world’s first synthetic life-form. More than five years later later, they’ve streamlined, stripped down and organized that life-form, and are ready to turn it into a tiny factory.

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