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Meet the Heroes You Never Knew You Had 

Three Underappreciated Female Pioneers of Synthetic Biology The field of synthetic biology has come a long way from the CRISPR-less days of the early aughts. In 2000,  bioengineers made the leap from studying natural...

How Will the Proteins of the Future Be Designed?

One of synthetic biology’s biggest challenges is mastering the art of protein folding and design. Although bioengineering techniques have advanced significantly in pursuit of this goal, synthetic biologists cannot...