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Synthetic biology

It's an analog world

The first synthetic genetic circuits to use analog computation have been developed. These circuits involve fewer components and resources, and can execute more complex operations, than their digital counterparts. See Letter p.619

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Sauro, H., Kim, K. It's an analog world. Nature 497, 572–573 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature12246

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