/Tag: language

Language for plant synthetic biology

By |2019-02-06T19:38:31+00:00September 15th, 2015|

Virginia Tech issued a press release describing the language for plant synthetic biology developed in collaboration with Anna Coll. Researchers at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech and the Slovenia National Institute of Biology have developed a language for plant synthetic biology. Using the GenoCAD platform, a computer-assisted design application for synthetic biology developed at Virginia Bioinformatics [...]

Articles on genetic languages achieve top Altmetric rankings

By |2019-02-06T19:41:30+00:00March 26th, 2014|

We recently issued a press-release reporting the publication of two articles describing genetic languages developed with GenoCAD.  This press release got a lot of media attention. Some of the sites that echoed this announcement included: Genetic languages guide the design of synthetic biological systems Business Standard: Software to help design health care products Counsel & Heal: Scientists [...]

Researchers write languages to design synthetic living systems useful for new products, health care

By |2019-02-06T19:42:57+00:00March 13th, 2014|

BLACKSBURG, Va., March 13, 2014 – Researchers at Virginia Tech and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have used a computer-aided design tool to create genetic languages to guide the design of biological systems. Known as GenoCAD, the open-source software was developed by researchers at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech to help synthetic biologists capture [...]