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China Biotechnology
China Biotechnology  2016, Vol. 36 Issue (7): 117-126    DOI: 10.13523/j.cb.20160716
Development Status and Trend Analysis of Synthetic Biology Products
CHEN Da-Ming, LIU Xiao, MAO Kai-Yun, XIONG Yan
Shanghai Information Center for Life Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200031, China
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Objective:To analysis status and trends of synthetic biology in the perspective of product developments. Methods:Based on the Synthetic Biology Products and Applications Inventoryunveiledby Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars' Synthetic Biology Project,supplementary search and analysison development phase, potential applications and prospect for the future were performed. Results:To 2015, at least 81 companies (or research institutions),mainly US, with 116synthetic biology products have been developed. The products mainly concentrated in chemicals and medicines. Conclusion:Synthetic biology has created a paradigm shift whereby the analysis of biology is being supplanted by its synthesis, and their product developments have the potential to significantly impact approaches across a variety of industries.

Key wordsMedicine      Synthetic biology      Chemical application products     
Received: 25 January 2016      Published: 02 March 2016
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CHEN Da-Ming, LIU Xiao, MAO Kai-Yun, XIONG Yan. Development Status and Trend Analysis of Synthetic Biology Products. China Biotechnology, 2016, 36(7): 117-126.

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