The latest news from the CSIRO Synthetic Biology Future Science Platform.
Designer mozzies: taking the bite out of dengue with synthetic biology
August 16, 2019
How we're fighting dengue using synthetic biology.
Syn Bio Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarships
August 16, 2019
CSIRO’s Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship Program provides enhanced opportunities in science and engineering for outstanding graduates enrolling each year at Australian […]
Claudia Vickers named as one of Australian Financial Review’s True Leaders 2019
August 7, 2019
Synthetic Biology Future Science Platform Director Claudia Vickers has been been named as one of the Australian Financial Review's Boss Magazine's True Leaders of 2019.
Remembering the Starman: Life (and death) on Mars using synthetic biology
July 22, 2019
Find out how synthetic biology could be used to create a 'living memorial' on a future Mars colony.
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July 3, 2019
Synthetic Biology FSP - positioning Australia to play a role in a rapidly growing area of modern science.
SBA 2019 abstract submission extended to July 22
July 1, 2019
Due to popular demand, and to avoid clashes with school holidays and EOFY, we are extending the abstract submission deadline for SBA2019 to Monday 22nd July.
Engineering resilience to green biotechnology
June 25, 2019
Australia’s resource industry is currently under pressure due to declining ore grades. Finding new ways to process lower-grade ores is a necessity to maintain productivity and value in the mining industry for Australia.
CSIRO and QUT partnership to build world class synthetic biology research capability
May 21, 2019
Breakthroughs in biotechnology, health diagnostics and therapeutics and industrial biocatalysts will be the focus of a new research collaboration announced today between the CSIRO Synthetic Biology Future Science Platform (SynBioFSP), and Queensland University of Technology (QUT).