Volume 95 Issue 5 | News of The Week
Issue Date: January 30, 2017 | Web Date: January 25, 2017

Ginkgo Bioworks buys DNA supplier Gen9

Microbe maker back integrates by acquiring gene synthesis firm
Department: Business
News Channels: Biological SCENE
Keywords: biobased chemicals, synthetic biology, Gen9, Ginkgo Bioworks, DNA, manufacturing

Synthetic biology firm Ginkgo Bioworks has acquired its DNA supplier Gen9 for an undisclosed amount. As a result, Gen9’s capabilities for synthesizing large amounts of DNA now directly feed into Ginkgo’s automated organism-engineering foundries.

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