"The work was both theoretical and experimental, as well as basic and applied...This mix of the exploration of new ideas and their reduction to practice remains the hallmark of the present-day RLE."
—Jerome WiesnerThird Director of RLE
Two new technologies could enable novel strategies for combating drug-resistant bacteria. « more »
Battling superbugs (MIT News)
Enhanced killing of antibiotic-resistant bacteria enabled by massively parallel combinatorial genetics (PNAS)
Professor Timothy K. Lu
Synthetic Biology Group