Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 June 2017

288 Pages | 55 Color & 9 B&W

7" x 10" inches

ISBN: 9781621821182

Bookseller Code (06)

Synthetic Biology: Tools for Engineering Biological Systems

Edited by Daniel G. Gibson, Clyde A. Hutchison III, Hamilton O. Smith, and J. Craig Venter

A Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press Publication

Perspectives CSHL

Synthetic biology heralds the possibility of creating cellular machinery and genetic circuits that do not exist naturally and even entirely new organisms. This book examines what the technology can teach us about biology and how it could help us develop new food sources, clean energy, and vaccines.


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