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j. craig venter institute

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Venter introduces X Prize to sequence centenarians' DNA

Craig Venter helps launch the Archon Genomics X Prize, which will award $10 million to the first team to sequence the genomes of 100 centenarians to a level of accuracy never before achieved and at relatively low cost.

By October 26, 2011

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Craig Venter's CO2-Eating Organisms

Craig Venter, who led the charge to decypher human DNA, is now on the green hunt. He's looking for a double-wammy: take CO2 in the atmosphere and convert it into fuel (rather than fuel creating CO2 as is mostly the case today).

By June 19, 2008

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Scientists create synthetic cell, version 1.0

Scientists at the J. Craig Venter Institute have announced the creation of a synthetic cell controlled by manmade genetic instructions.

By May 20, 2010

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Reporters' Roundtable: What is artificial life? (podcast)

Craig Venter recently announced that he had modified a living organism by replacing its DNA with a synthetically-created genome. Today we're talking about this new technology, how it works, and what it means for all of us.

By June 4, 2010

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What is artificial life?

Last month, Craig Venter announced that he had modified a living organism by replacing its DNA with a synthetically-created genome. Today we're talking with Dr. Kiki Sanford and Dr. Mark Bedau about this new technology. Listen to the show to learn not just how it works, but what it means for all of us.

By June 4, 2010

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More on gene-sequencing pioneer J. Craig Ventner

Controversial genetics researcher reveals more about his motivation and research.

By December 20, 2007

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Craig Venter: Google your date's DNA

Genetics pioneer Craig Venter has news from the frontiers of biology.

By October 19, 2007

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Researchers in Maryland unleash synthetic DNA

Largest ever, man-made DNA structure created, according to Craig Venter Institute

By January 27, 2008

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World's next fuel source could be designer organisms

Micro-organisms can create beer, cheese and gangrene. Now genome pioneer J. Craig Venter wants them to produce fuel.

By November 7, 2005

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PeopleSoft buys remaining J.D. Edwards stock

PeopleSoft CEO Craig Conway is "confident" the merger will be successful, as the software maker snaps up all the J.D. Edwards shares that were not tendered in July.

By August 29, 2003