DNA2.0 Wins NSF Funding | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Synthetic gene developer DNA 2.0 said today that it will use a grant from the National Science Foundation to continue to advance its synthetic biology technologies, with a specific focus on mammalian cells.

The firm plans to use the Small Business Innovation Research award to extend its gene optimization algorithms for protein expression, which is used in producing hosts for human therapeutics.

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