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Scientists Just Took a Major Step Toward the First Complex Artificial Life

A new breakthrough now takes humankind closer than ever to developing the first complex artificial life. In a suite of seven new studies published Thursday in the journal Science, researchers from the Synthetic Yeast Genome Project report that they have successfully synthesized six of the 16 chromosomes that comprise the entire genome of yeast

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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