John Cumbers, PhD, Synthetic Biologist, NASA Ames Bio and Contact Info
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Listen (1:45) Intrexon IPO and consumer space
Listen (5:30) Crowdfunding and its discontent
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Listen (4:06) Highlights of upcoming SynBioBeta conference
Joining us to kick off a new SynBio Series is John Cumbers, founder of SynBioBeta. Cumbers and his team puts on the annual conference for the synthetic biology community in San Francisco each year. The next one is scheduled for Nov 15, 2013. In today's show, John previews the upcoming conference and reviews some of the events of the past year: the Intrexon IPO, the crowdfunded Glowing Plants Project, and other happenings in this exciting space.
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