Will the real synthetic biology please stand up?

People within the life sciences often use the term “synthetic biology” but still disagree on exactly how to define it. One running joke is that if you ask five scientists, you’ll get six different definitions. The term was coined by biotech researchers who wanted to set their efforts apart from ongoing biotech applications… Continue reading Will the real synthetic biology please stand up?

Daphne Utilities GM resigning to take position at Algae Systems

DAPHNE — After nine years at the helm of Daphne Utilities, Rob McElroy is stepping down as general manager to take a position with Algae Systems, a company that’s found success with an environmentally friendly wastewater-treatment and biofuel-producing pilot project on the city’s bayfront… Continue reading Daphne Utilities GM resigning to take position at Algae Systems