Floyd Romesberg: "Artificial DNA" Expert

Article ID: 685849

Released: 29-Nov-2017 10:05 AM EST

Source Newsroom: Scripps Research Institute

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  • Credit: The Scripps Research Institute

    Floyd Romesberg, Ph.D.

Floyd Romesberg, Ph.D., professor at The Scripps Research Institute, is developing "semi-synthetic" organisms that contain artificial DNA bases in their genome. With these organisms producing new proteins, researchers will have an expanded toolbox for designing new medicines.

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