27 Apr '17, 12pm

Software Start-Ups Aim to Automate Bio Labs

Software Start-Ups Aim to Automate Bio Labs

Earlier this month, major tech consulting company Cambridge Consultants announced a partnership with Synthace, a small, UK-based software start-up. According to the press release, the collaboration is designed to “unlock the full potential of biology” by increasing adoption of Synthace’s operating system and programming language for biological experiments. The idea of automating wet lab work—such as pipetting microliters of liquid, pouring gels, or mixing reagents—is not new to biology. Yet adoption of expensive robotic systems has been largely limited to pharma companies that have pockets deep enough to afford them. Thus, the manual, painstaking work of most wet labs continues. In sharp contrast to the complexity of even a simple biological cell, “Biotechnologists engage with a handheld pipette, an Excel spreadsheet, and a pen and paper,” says Tim Fell , CEO of Synthace. ...

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/the-human-os/biomedical/devices/...

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