Craig Venter

A revelação da "vida sintética"

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Craig Venter e a sua equipa fizeram uma proclamação histórica: criaram a primeira célula totalmente funcional e divisível, controlada por ADN sintético. Ele explica como o fizeram e porque é que este feito marca o início de uma nova era para a ciência.

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Craig Venter · Biologist, genetics pioneer

In 2001, Craig Venter made headlines for sequencing the human genome. In 2003, he started mapping the ocean's biodiversity. And now he's created the first synthetic lifeforms — microorganisms that can produce alternative fuels.

In 2001, Craig Venter made headlines for sequencing the human genome. In 2003, he started mapping the ocean's biodiversity. And now he's created the first synthetic lifeforms — microorganisms that can produce alternative fuels.