Quantitative Biology

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 105–109 | Cite as

Whole genome synthesis: from poliovirus to synthetic yeast

  • Junbiao Dai
  • Yizhi Cai
  • Yinjing Yuan
  • Huanming Yang
  • Jef D. Boeke
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Work in Dai’s lab was supported by NSFC 31471254 and the Research Fund for the Doctoral Program of Higher Education of China 20110002120055. This work was also supported by the Shenzhen Peacock Team Project (KQTD 2015033117210153).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Junbiao Dai
    • 1
  • Yizhi Cai
    • 2
  • Yinjing Yuan
    • 3
  • Huanming Yang
    • 4
  • Jef D. Boeke
    • 5
  1. 1.Center for Synthetic Biology Engineering Research, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced TechnologyChinese Academy of SciencesShenzhenChina
  2. 2.School of Biological Sciences, The King’s BuildingsUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghUK
  3. 3.Key Laboratory of Systems Bioengineering (Ministry of Education), SynBio Research Platform, Collaborative Innovation Center of Chemical Science and Engineering (Tianjin), School of Chemical Engineering and TechnologyTianjin UniversityTianjinChina
  4. 4.BGI-ShenzhenShenzhenChina
  5. 5.Institute for Systems Genetics and Department of Biochemistry and Molecular PharmacologyNew York University Langone Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

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