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Lightening the load in synthetic biology

A new biological device known as a 'load driver' improves the performance of synthetic circuits by insulating genetic parts from each other.

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Figure 1: Using buffers in electronics and synthetic biology.


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Klavins, E. Lightening the load in synthetic biology. Nat Biotechnol 32, 1198–1200 (2014).

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