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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – BGI said today that is has launched the George Church Institute of Regenesis, which plans to focus on synthetic biology technologies and applications, and will collaborate with Church, a professor of genetics at Harvard Medical School.

Church, a longtime advisor to BGI, will be chief scientist of the institute that bears his name, which is co-located with the China National GeneBank in Shenzhen.

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