August 20, 2021


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Scientists built a perfectly self-replicating synthetic cell

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Scientists have crafted a single-celled synthetic organism that divides and multiplies just like the real thing. The advancement could someday help researchers to build miniscule computers and tiny drug-producing factories, all out of synthesized cells. 

Of course, that future likely won’t be realized for many years to come.