Amyris & Genome Compiler Partner to Commercialize DNA Construction Software Services for the Pharma and Biotech Industries

Combination of Amyris’s DNA construction capabilities and Genome Compiler’s computer-aided DNA design software aims to accelerate development of therapeutics   EMERYVILLE and LOS ALTOS, Calif., March 3, 2015 — Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), an industrial bioscience company, and Genome Compiler Corp., a synthetic biology platform company, have entered into a collaboration agreement to integrate Amyris’s automated lab services with…

General Mills Debate over GMOs

    General Mills Inc. struck down a proposal to ban GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms) as ingredients from all their brands last week at their annual shareholder meeting. A resounding 98 percent of shareholders voted against a companywide ban. The definitive decision comes as somewhat of a surprise because of the company’s recent removal of…

Igenbio and Genome Compiler Corp. Enter into a Collaborative Agreement to Offer Synthetic Biology Solutions

Chicago, Illinois and Los Altos, CA (Aug 3, 2014). Igenbio. Inc a, Chicago based genome analysis company announced today they entered into a collaborative agreement with Genome Compiler Corp., a Los Altos based synthetic biology software company. Igenbio and Genome Compiler are partnering to create comprehensive synthetic biology solutions. Igenbio Japan will be promoting and…

GetSynBio: The New Community Portal

GetSynBio is a new community portal for synthetic biology, which includes original interviews with the most interesting people in synthetic biology, as well as links to the most pertinent news stories, a huge list of related videos, an events timeline and a page publicizing the most interesting iGEM projects. Click here to visit the site.…

Check us out in Wired!

http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-05/9/glowing-plants-kickstarter Omri talks with Wired about the importance of the Glowing Plant kickstarter project: "What we're trying to do is inspire and educate people about what's possible today," says Amirav-Drory, who is also CEO and founder of Genome Compiler, software that helps users design and debug DNA. "To be honest," says Amirav-Drory, "it's actually annoying…

Avatar Plants Are Here!

Well, not exactly... We at Genome Compiler, in collaboration with entrepreneur Anthony Evans are about to bring you what is unarguably the second best thing ever (the best thing ever is a matter of opinion). We're making a Glowing Plant. And the best part is that you can have your own too by contributing to…

BioBuilder Resources

http://www.biobuilder.org/animations/ Check out this great resource which contains various activities and animations aimed to teach the principles of synthetic biology to the younger generation. In fact, the easy to follow videos are effective for beginners of any age. It's great to see that the subject of synthetic biology isn't reserved for the select few that…

Vegas DownTown Project

A few weeks back Genome Compiler's CEO Omri Amirav-Drory and Cambrian Genomics CEO Austen Heinz were the guests of Zappos.com CEO Tony Hsieh in the Las-Vegas DownTown Project.   Below you can find their presentation and Q&A session about reading, designing and Writing in DNA. Dr. Omri Avirav-Drory and Austen Heinz visit Downtown Speaker Series 2.11.13…