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- Tools and applications in synthetic biology.
- Synthetic Biology: Tools to Design, Build, and Optimize Cellular Processes
- Synthetic Biology
Tools and applications in synthetic biology.
Synthetic Biology provides a framework to examine key enabling components in the emerging area of synthetic biology. Chapters contributed by leaders in the field address tools and methodologies developed for engineering biological systems at many levels, including molecular, pathway, network, whole cell, and multi-cell levels. The book highlights exciting practical applications of synthetic biology such as microbial production of biofuels and drugs, artificial cells, synthetic viruses, and artificial photosynthesis. The roles of computers and computational design are discussed, as well as future prospects in the field, including cell-free synthetic biology and engineering synthetic ecosystems. Synthetic biology is the design and construction of new biological entities, such as enzymes, genetic circuits, and cells, or the redesign of existing biological systems.
Synthetic Biology: Tools to Design, Build, and Optimize Cellular Processes
NCBI Bookshelf. Biodefense in the Age of Synthetic Biology. To frame and guide the study, the relationship of synthetic biology to other areas of biotechnology was explored along with the context in which synthetic biology tools and applications are being pursued. Biotechnology is a broad term encompassing the application of biological components or processes to advance human purposes. Although the term itself is thought to have been in use for only about a century, humans have used various forms of biotechnology for millennia.
Synthetic biology is developing tools to modify and control each unit and stream and applications for inﬂuencing components within the ﬁrst.
Synthetic biology is interpreted as the engineering-driven building of increasingly complex biological entities for novel applications. Encouraged by progress in the design of artificial gene networks, de novo DNA synthesis and protein engineering, we review the case for this emerging discipline. Key aspects of an engineering approach are purpose-orientation, deep insight into the underlying scientific principles, a hierarchy of abstraction including suitable interfaces between and within the levels of the hierarchy, standardization and the separation of design and fabrication. Synthetic biology investigates possibilities to implement these requirements into the process of engineering biological systems. This is illustrated on the DNA level by the implementation of engineering-inspired artificial operations such as toggle switching, oscillating or production of spatial patterns.
Synthetic biology SynBio is a multidisciplinary area of research that seeks to create new biological parts, devices, and systems, or to redesign systems that are already found in nature. It is a branch of science that encompasses a broad range of methodologies from various disciplines, such as biotechnology , genetic engineering , molecular biology , molecular engineering , systems biology , membrane science , biophysics , chemical and biological engineering , electrical and computer engineering , control engineering and evolutionary biology. Due to more powerful genetic engineering capabilities and decreased DNA synthesis and sequencing costs , the field of synthetic biology is rapidly growing. Synthetic biology has traditionally been divided into two different approaches: top down and bottom up. Biological systems are thus assembled module-by-module.
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Synthetic biology aims to redesign and reconstruct living systems for understanding life or for useful real-world applications. In the past two decades, scientists have been able to use engineered living systems to produce many kinds of products from bioplastics to drugs, to construct a minimal bacterium with a fully synthetic genome and to store huge amount of information within a cell. And in , when the COVID pandemic swept across the world, the synthetic biology community became one of the major forces to develop effective diagnostic approaches as well as the drugs and vaccines, to rapidly cope with this great challenge with the state-of-the-art technologies in their hands.
Synthetic Biology. This area has received a lot of recent news coverage, with the announcement by an American institute that they had created the first bacterial cell with a genome designed by a computer and made entirely in the lab. This announcement quickly prompted a congressional hearing examining the implications of synthetic biology. What is synthetic biology?
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