#38. A Summary of ‘Creation: How Science Is Reinventing Life Itself’ by Adam Rutherford

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: THE FOUNDATIONS OF MODERN BIOLOGY: CELL THEORY; EVOLUTION BY NATURAL SELECTION; AND THE STRUCTURE & OPERATION OF DNA 1. Cell Theory a. The Discovery of Cells, and that ‘All Life Is Made of … Continue reading

#23. A Summary of ‘Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves’ by George M. Church and Ed Regis

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: AN INTRODUCTION TO SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY 1. Understanding DNA: The Basics 2. Reading DNA 3. The Evolution of Synthetic Biology: Gene Modification and Creation (From Splicing to Writing) 4. The Standardization of Synthetic Biology: … Continue reading