Why does it take engineers to do “synthetic biology”?
Categories : Intelligent Design
Editor : William Dembski
published: mardi 9 janvier 2007 15:08:22
Here is one of Discover’s top 6 genetics stories of 2006. Not only are these people doing intelligent design research — they are engineers!
6 Biologists Crack Open Life’s Tool Kit
Intelligent design became a scientific reality this year with the report that researchers had custom-made a lifesaving microbe—one that helps make a much-needed drug against malaria. The feat is one of the first concrete applications of synthetic biology, an emerging field in which scientists reshuffle the components of cellular life in order to produce precisely tailored results.