5 Unbelievable (but Real) Technologies Made Possible by Synthetic Biology
The synthetic biology industry has erupted in recent years. The technological breakthroughs can touch numerous industries, from health care to marijuana production.
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This Engineered Salmon Could Double World Production: Should You Fear Frankenfish?
An engineered species of Atlantic salmon could double world aquaculture production, which stands at 230,000 metric tons per year, while offering substantial environmental benefits. What would it mean for consumers if Intrexon and AquaBounty Technologies gain regulatory approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2014? A regulatory nod could notch a big win for synthetic biology in addition to pioneering technologies from Amyris and Solazyme.