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Harness Biological Systems

Leveraging genetic technologies to engineer synthetic or natural organisms

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05/18/2015
Technologists, entrepreneurs, investors and researchers came together to discuss how advances in engineering and information sciences can be used to drive biology for technological advantage.
05/18/2015
Proposals to DARPA-BAA-15-21, due June 9, 2015, could support the development of an end-to-end pipeline for discovering novel host-centric countermeasures against infectious diseases.
05/18/2015
Simplified process for engaging with DARPA makes it easier for businesses to attract up to $700k in seedling funding to pursue capabilities at the intersection of biology and technology.
05/27/2016
The mission of BTO is to foster, demonstrate, and transition breakthrough fundamental research, discoveries, and applications that integrate biology, engineering, computer science, mathematics, and the physical sciences. BTO’s investment portfolio goes far beyond life sciences applications in medicine to include areas of research such as human-machine interfaces, microbes as production platforms, and deep exploration of the impact of evolving ecologies and environments on U.S. readiness and capabilities.
From programmable microbes to human-machine symbiosis, biological technologies are expanding our definition of technology and redefining how we interact with and use biology.