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November 19, 2014

SGI-DNA Launches Gibson Assembly® HiFi 1 Step Kit for Simple, Seamless and Rapid Construction of Synthetic Genes...
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October 27, 2014

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Appoints Oliver Fetzer, Ph.D., MBA as Chief Executive Officer...
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June 20, 2014

Avoca Signs Supply Agreement with Synthetic Genomics Inc to Become Domestic Source of Natural Astaxanthin...
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May 19, 2014

Synthetic Genomics Inc. and ADM Announce Omega-3 DHA Strategic Partnership...
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May 6, 2014

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Signs Collaborative Research and Development Agreement with Lung Biotechnology Inc., a Subsidiary of United Therapeutics Corporation...
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June 13, 2013

Prepared Statement on the Supreme Court Human Gene Patent Ruling...
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May 16, 2013

SGI Announces New Algae Basic Research Agreement with ExxonMobil...
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May 15, 2013

Research Team Publishes New Methods for Synthetic Generation of Influenza Vaccines...
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April 9, 2013

Prepared Statement from J. Craig Venter, Ph.D., and the J. Craig Venter Institute and Synthetic Genomics Vaccines, Inc. on the H7N9 avian flu strain in China...
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February 27, 2013

SGI-DNA, a New Subsidiary of Synthetic Genomics Inc., and IDT Announce Broader Collaboration to Develop, Manufacture, and Market Synthetic DNA Products...
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January 30, 2013

Monsanto Acquires Select Assets of Agradis, Inc. to Support Work in Agricultural Biologicals...
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December 12, 2012

New England Biolabs and Synthetic Genomics, Inc. introduce the Gibson Assembly™ Cloning Kit, a revolutionary new approach to DNA cloning...
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September 17, 2012

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Purchases Patent Portfolio from Febit Holding GmbH...
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May 24, 2012

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Purchases 81 Acre Site in South California Desert for Scale up and Testing of Innovative Algae Strains...
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February 7, 2012

Synthetic Genomics, Inc. Announces Agreement with New England Biolabs to Launch Gibson Assembly™ Master Mix Product for Synthetic and Molecular Biology Applications...
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February 2, 2012

Synthetic Genomics, Inc. and Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc. Sign Agreement to Manufacture, Market, and Commercialize Small Synthetic Gene Products Using SGI Technology...
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January 17, 2012

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Hires Industry Leader George E. Stagnitti to Head Food and Nutritional Products Development Program...
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October 24, 2011

Synthetic Genomics Inc. and Plenus, S.A. de C.V. Form New Sustainable Agriculture Company, Agradis, Inc. to Develop and Commercialize Products Using Genomic Technologies...
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September 29, 2011

Synthetic Genomics Vaccines, Inc. Hires Vaccine Executive Sammy J. Farah as President...
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June 15, 2011

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Appoints Joseph Mahler as Chief Financial Officer...
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October 7, 2010

Synthetic Genomics Inc. and J. Craig Venter Institute Form New Company, Synthetic Genomics Vaccines Inc... Read More

July 14, 2010

ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics Inc. Advance Algae Biofuels Program with New Greenhouse... Read More

July 9, 2010

ExxonMobil-Synthetic Genomics Inc. Media Advisory... Read More

June 2, 2010

Life Technologies Completes Investment in Synthetic Genomics, Inc. ...
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May 19, 2010

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Applauds the Venter Institute's Work in Creating the First Synthetic Bacterial Cell... Read More

May 13, 2010

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Appoints James Flatt, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer... Read More

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September 17, 2009 JCVI Release

J. Craig Venter, Ph.D. to Receive National Medal of Science from President Obama... View JCVI Press Release

August 20, 2009

SGI President Patrinos Co-Authors Proposals on International Policies to Reduce Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions... Read More

August 20, 2009 JCVI Research Release

Venter Institute Researchers Clone and Engineer Bacterial Genomes in Yeast and Transplant Genomes Back into Bacterial Cells... View JCVI Press Release

July 14, 2009

Synthetic Genomics Inc and ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company Sign Exclusive, Multi-Year Agreement to Develop Next Generation Biofuels Using Photosynthetic Algae... Read More

May 20, 2009

First Jatropha Genome Completed by Synthetic Genomics Inc. and Asiatic Centre for Genome Technology... Read More

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December 4, 2008 JCVI Research Release

J. Craig Venter Institute Researchers Publish Significant Advance in Genome Assembly Technology... View JCVI Press Release

May 21, 2008

First Draft of Oil Palm Genome Completed by Synthetic Genomics Inc and Asiatic Centre for Genome Technology. Partners Announce Progress on Sequence and Analysis of Jatropha Genome... Read More

January 24, 2008 JCVI Research Release

Venter Institute Scientists Create First Synthetic Bacterial Genome... View JCVI Press Release

January 16, 2008

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Appoints Chief Financial Officer... Read More

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July 11, 2007

Synthetic Genomics Inc. and Asiatic Centre for Genome Technology Form Partnership to Sequence Oil Palm Genome... Read More

June 28, 2007 JCVI Research Release

JCVI Scientists Publish First Bacterial Genome Transplantation Changing One Species to Another... View JCVI Press Release

June 13, 2007

Synthetic Genomics Inc. and BP to Explore Bioconversion of Hydrocarbons into Cleaner Fuels... Read More

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February 2, 2006

Dr. Aristides Patrinos Named President of Synthetic Genomics Inc.... Read More

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June 29, 2005

Synthetic Genomics Inc. Launched To Develop New Approaches To Biological Energy... Read More

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