Technological applications in the tech area of "Synthetic Biology"
2. Synthetic Biology
: Combined with simple bacteria, these networks could advance biosensing, allowing inspectors to pinpoint land mines or biological weapons; add human cells, and researchers might build entire organs for transplantation.
As the synergy between engineers and biologists grows, so do fantastic possibilities for personalized medicine, sensing and control, defense; almost any field conceivable.
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