Must Read Synthetic Biology Research Papers

1.“Tracking the emergence of synthetic biology”

Philip Shapira, Seokbeom Kwon, Jan Youtie. Received: 31 December 2016 / Published online: 1 July 2017, DOI 10.1007/s11192-017-2452-5

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2.“Private and public values of innovation: A patent analysis of synthetic biology”

Barbara Ribeiro and Philip Shapira. Received: 9 January 2019; Received in revised form: 17 July 2019; Accepted: 16 October 2019: Available online 31 October 2019, 

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3.“DNA Synthesis, Assembly and Applications in Synthetic Biology”

Siying Ma, Nicholas Tang, and Jingdong Tian. Available on: 1st August 2013. DOI:10.1016/j.cbpa.2012.05.001. 

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4. “Biological Mechanisms of Noise in Gene Expression”

Marianne Entrevan. Available : 1 October 2012, 


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5.“Synthetic biology: applications come of age”

Ahmad S. Khalil and James J. Collins. Available: May 2010. DOI:10.1038/nrg2775 

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6.“Principles of Genetic Circuit Design”

Jennifer A.N. Brophy and Christopher A. Voigt. Available: May 2014. DOI:10.1038/nmeth.2926 

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7.“ Synthetic circuits, devices and modules”

Hong Zhang, Taijiao Jiang. Received: November 4, 2010, Accepted: November 9, 2010. DOI 10.1007/s13238-010-0133-8 

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8.“The second wave of synthetic biology: from modules to systems”

Priscilla E. M. Purnick and Ron Weiss. Available from: June 2008. DOI:10.1038/nrm2698  

the-Second-Wave-of-Synthetic-Biology-from-modules-to-systems.pdf

9.“Synthetic Genomics and Synthetic Biology Applications Between Hopes and Concerns “

Harald König, Daniel Frank, Reinhard Heil, and Christopher Coenen. Received on: May 22, 2012- Revised on October 11, 2012- Accepted on October 12, 2012.

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10.“Recent developments in synthetic biology and metabolic engineering in microalgae towards biofuel production”

Sheeja Jagadevan, Avik Banerjee, Chiranjib Banerjee, Chandan Guria, Rameshwar Tiwari, Mehak Baweja, and Pratyoosh Shukla. Received: 30 March 2018, Accepted: 20 June 2018, Published online: 30 June 2018. 

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11.“Synthetic Biology Goes Cell-Free”

Aidan Tinafar, Katariina Jaenes, and Keith Pardee. Published online: 8 August 2019. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12915-019-0685-x 

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12.“Mapping the Emergence of Synthetic Biology “

Benjamin Raimbault, Jean-Philippe Cointet, Pierre-Benoît Joly. Received: April 6, 2016; Accepted: August 8, 2016; Published: September 9, 2016. 

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