Synthetic biology and nanotechnology have much in common, including the presence of competing schools of thought within each field. Richard Jones explores the parallels between the two subjects.
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Jones, R. The question of complexity. Nature Nanotech 3, 245–246 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1038/nnano.2008.117