By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Synthetic Genomics and the non-profit J. Craig Venter Institute today announced that they have formed a new company, called Synthetic Genomics Vaccines, focused on genomic-based vaccines.

The partners, both based in La Jolla, Calif., and co-founded by Craig Venter, said they will develop next-generation vaccines using JCVI's genomic sequencing and synthetic genomic research expertise.

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