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Benchling and New England Biolabs are Developing Better Tools for DNA Assembly

Benchling, which provides DNA editing and analysis software, and New England Biolabs, a leader in the production of enzymes for genomic research, have entered into a collaboration to facilitate the design of cloning experiments. The companies are launching a free [...]

By | March 23rd, 2015|CAD Tools, Industry Providers, News|

Efficient Genome Editing on Your Desktop

In-silico tools for efficient genome editing The discovery of restriction endonucleases and DNA ligases in the early 1970s was a turning point for biology. These enzymes are the scissors and glue for working with genetic material, respectively, and enabled researchers [...]

By | February 25th, 2015|CAD Tools, Industry Providers, News|

Designing Life

Although primarily known for revolutionizing computer-aided design with the release of AutoCAD, Autodesk is set to radically alter the design process of a new realm of materials: living objects. The transition into the emerging industry of designing life is the [...]

By | January 23rd, 2015|CAD Tools, Industry Providers, News|

Metabolize This: SilicoLife Finding Its Niche

Metabolic engineering is the science of fine-tuning metabolic pathways using mathematical modelling. The aim is to simplify and quantify the complex chemical reactions within living systems, which are intertwined and occur as very precise fluxes of specific chemicals. When a [...]

By | August 14th, 2014|CAD Tools, Industry Providers, News|

Morph Bioinformatics: Cloning on Your Smartphone

As novel the aims of the researchers and beautiful the products of genetic engineering might be, the molecular cloning procedures are long-drawn and frustratingly boring. While more than 600 restriction enzymes (called molecular scissors since they cut DNA at specific [...]

By | August 4th, 2014|CAD Tools, Industry Providers, News|

How Autodesk’s Project Cyborg Will Revolutionize Synthetic Biology

Software is an extremely valuable tool with countless applications. Need to digest spectral information from a series of images to determine the presence or absence of a target material, perhaps a cancerous tumor or explosive residue? Image processing software has [...]

By | March 22nd, 2014|CAD Tools, Industry Providers, News|