Bioscience

Synthetic Biology symposium to be held March 19

January 14, 2008

By Flinn Foundation

Save The Date! The University of Arizona’s BIO5 Institute and Arizona State University’s Biodesign Institute Present: Synthetic Biology Symposium, Wednesday, March 19, 2008, Thomas W. Keating Bioresearch Building, 1657 E. Helen Street, The University of Arizona, Tucson. Speakers include:

  • J. Craig Venter, Ph.D., The J. Craig Venter Institute, Life: The Next Generation
  • Jay Keasling, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, Programming Novel Cellular Functions
  • Pamela Silver, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School, Systems Biology
  • Jack Szostak, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Elucidating Information Content of Biological Pathways
  • Gerry Epstein, Ph.D., Center for Strategic & International Studies, Washington, DC, Synthetic Genomics: Balancing Benefits and Risks

For more infromation, contact Christina Hahs, Administrative Associate, BIO5 University of Arizona, Phone: 520-626-4272, ccobbley@email.arizona.edu