In the Media
Commercializing the New Frontier in DNA Writing: Enzymatic Synthesis
A review of the industry for Journal of Commercial Biotechnology
Molecular Assemblies Joins DNA Data Storage Alliance with Twist Bioscience, Illumina, Western Digital, and Microsoft
Nature Biotechnology: Enzymatic DNA Synthesis Enters New Phase
Several startups are now pursuing the potential of enzymatic synthesis as a faster and more efficient route for synthesizing longer DNA sequences than is possible with traditional chemical means.
Forbes: A New Way Of Making DNA Is About To Revolutionize The Biotech Industry
A partnership between two California firms, Codexis CDXS and Molecular Assemblies, is focused on a radical new way of writing DNA.
Forbes: Mike Kamdar, The Future Of DNA Writing, And The Business Of Biology
With a new way to write DNA, Mike Kamdar and his team at Molecular Assemblies are poised to disrupt just about any industry you can imagine.
GEN: DNA Digital Data Whets Its Appetite
The entire digital universe may reach 44 zettabytes this year. That means there are 40 times more bytes now than there are stars in the observable universe. We are generating too much data and running out of space to store it, but we have an elegant solution: DNA, the oldest and most reliable hard drive.
Science: Technological challenges and milestones for writing genomes
The field of synthetic biology has made huge leaps forward in the last decade. In an editorial article for Science, our CSO Dr. Bill Efcavitch and synthetic biology leaders lay out remaining technological challenges in the field to advance genome design, DNA synthesis, genome editing, and chromosome construction.