Concordia launches Genome Foundry

August 14, 2018

Concordia University has launched its Genome Foundry. According to a Concordia release, the new laboratory will improve the efficiency of synthetic biology research by automating processes that previously had to be performed manually. “This is a monumental addition to Canada’s synthetic biology ecosystem,” stated Vincent Martin, Co-director of the Centre for Applied Synthetic Biology. "It empowers us to navigate uncharted waters alongside our international colleagues, and to incubate the future leaders of our field."