Building a global alliance of biofoundries

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  • External authors:
  • Nathan Hillson
  • Mark Caddick
  • Jose A. Carrasco
  • Matthew Wook Chang
  • Natalie C. Curach
  • David J. Bell
  • Douglas C. Friedman
  • Xiongfei Fu
  • Nicholas D. Gold
  • Markus J. Herrgård
  • Maciej B. Holowko
  • James R. Johnson
  • Richard A. Johnson
  • Jay D. Keasling
  • Richard I. Kitney
  • Akihiko Kondo
  • Chenli Liu
  • Vincent J. J. Martin
  • Filippo Menolascina
  • Chiaki Ogino
  • Nicola J. Patron
  • Marilene Pavan
  • Chueh Loo Poh
  • Isak S. Pretorius
  • Susan J. Rosser
  • Marko Storch
  • Hille Tekotte
  • Evelyn Travnik
  • Claudia E. Vickers
  • Wen Shan Yew
  • Yingjin Yuan
  • Huimin Zhao
  • Paul S. Freemont


Biofoundries provide an integrated infrastructure to enable the rapid design,
construction, and testing of genetically reprogrammed organisms for biotechnology
applications and research. Many biofoundries are being built and a
Global Biofoundry Alliance has recently been established to coordinate activities

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
JournalNature Communications
Issue number1
Early online date9 May 2019
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 9 May 2019