We are reconceptualizing the way complex biological systems are engineered for compelling applications in medicine, materials, and energy.

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Publications

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Meet the Team

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Research

We focus on engineering biological systems involved in protein synthesis and metabolism, with promise to advance new paradigms for synthetic biology.

Funding and Acknowledgements

  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Army Research Office
  • Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
  • Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems (NICO)
  • The National Academies: Keck Futures Initiative
  • 3M
  • Merck Millipore
  • Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy (ARPA-E)
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Office of Naval Research (ONR)
  • Chicago Biomedical Consortium (CBC)
  • The David & Lucile Packard Foundation
  • The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.