Geneticist Craig Venter has synthesised a new organism by inserting synthetic DNA into a single cell bacterium, which passed on the synthetic DNA when it replicated into more cells.
Below are several videos following the creation of the synthetic organism, and several from before.
Re: neutralizing HCl salt from EDC-HCl for amide coupling ? - I usually just add straight DI water and extract. The high water solubility of EDCI is the major advantage/reason for using it over other carbodiimides. ...
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