Craig Venter

Craig Venter - Biologist

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John Craig Venter (born October 14, 1946) is an American biologist and entrepreneur, most famous for his role in being one of the first to sequence the human genome and for his role in creating the first cell with a synthetic genome in 2010. Venter founded Celera Genomics, The Institute for Genomic Research and the J. Craig Venter Institute, now working at the latter to create synthetic biological organisms and to document genetic diversity in the world's oceans.

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External Links & References

  1. Wikipedia
  2. Craig Venter: 'This isn't a fantasy look at the future. We are doing the future' (The Guardiian - October 2013)
  3. Craig Venter on moving at the speed of light (radar.oreilly.com - November 2013)

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