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Synthetic Biology Industry in China: Current State and Future Prospects

Synthetic Biology and Engineering. 2023, 1(2), 10014;
Wei Luo 1, *    Yang Zhang 2,    Jun Peng 3,    Lishan Zhao 2, *   
Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, 1068 Xueyuan Avenue, Shenzhen University Town, Shenzhen 518055, China
Cataya Bio (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., 88 Daerwen Road, 4F/Building 2, Pudong New District, Shanghai 201203, China
Shenzhen Industrial Innovation Center for Engineering Biology, Xinhu Street, Guangming District, Shenzhen 518107, China
Authors to whom correspondence should be addressed.

Received: 31 Jul 2023    Accepted: 12 Sep 2023    Published: 14 Sep 2023   


In this article, we provided an overview of the current state of the SynBio industry in China with a focus on its research and technology, its main applications, and major players. We also discussed future prospects including the challenges and advantages of the SynBio industry in China.


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