Tag: Synthetic Genomics

The Summer of Algae, Part II

The Summer of Algae, Part II

August 20, 2012 |

Coast-to-coast Open House Events, Hot New Technologies, must-see algae gear and algae around the world — as 2009’s “summer of algae” gives way to 2012’s Summer of Industrial Algae. Launching today – and stretching into early Fall – the Algae Biomass Organization is coordinating a series of events billed as “The “Summer of Algae II” […]

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"Craig Venter of Synthetic Genomics on future of biofuels, genetic engineering of algae."

"Craig Venter of Synthetic Genomics on future of biofuels, genetic engineering of algae."

October 24, 2011 |

Today on Twitter. BT507: Discussion with Craig Venter of Synthetic Genomics on future of biofuels, genetic engineering of algae jellyfishn: Vega Biofuels Provides Update to Shareholders – Yahoo! Finance SoTimPawlenty: Romney’s Ethanol Position: Evolving?: In a May visit to Iowa, Mitt Romney told a voter, “I support … larynemighta: > Contemporary Stainless Steel Wall Hanging […]

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Elevance, Synthetic Genomics, Syngenta may fall in Transformative Technologies 2011 first-round

Elevance, Synthetic Genomics, Syngenta may fall in Transformative Technologies 2011 first-round

August 19, 2011 |

Today is the final day for first-round voting in the Transformative Technologies 2011 tournament – at 5pm ET 32 contestants will advance to the second round – 32 go home. Among those “on the bubble”, where a strong voting surge either way could decide the contest: OPX Bio leads Elevance 52-48, UOP leads GlycosBio 52-48, […]

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Ceres vs Synthetic Genomics: Who's the Best?

Ceres vs Synthetic Genomics: Who's the Best?

August 14, 2011 |

Background: This is a first round, West Regional match-up between #5 seed Ceres and #12 seed Synthetic Genomics in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tourney, from Biofuels Digest. Voting: Open to all Biofuels Digest subscribers. Voting links are in the Biofuels Digest daily newsletter. To subscribe (free), visit here. The winner gets: Most votes advances to […]

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First synthetic bacterial cell: 4th Most Bizarre Biofuels Story of the Year

First synthetic bacterial cell: 4th Most Bizarre Biofuels Story of the Year

[ 0 ] July 28, 2010 |

“God Loses Monopoly: Synthetic Genomics creates first synthetic bacterial cell,” went the headline in our May feature on the creation of a synthetic life form by a team at Synthetic Genomics. Her formal name is M. mycoides JCVI-syn1.0 – you can call her Syndi. In a publication in Science, Daniel Gibson, Ph.D. and a team […]

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