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Descriptor in English: Synthetic Biology
Descriptor in Spanish: Biología Sintética
Descriptor in Portuguese: Biologia Sintética
Descriptor in French: Biologie synthétique
Entry term(s): Biologies, Synthetic
Biology, Synthetic
Synthetic Biologies
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.904
J01.293.069.500
Scope note: A field of biological research combining engineering in the formulation, design, and building (synthesis) of novel biological structures, functions, and systems.
Annotation: IM for the discipline (education, history, etc); NIM as a coordinate for studies involving specific synthetic biology concepts and applications
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2011
DeCS UI: 54357
Descriptor UI: D058615
Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Synthetic Biology - Preferred
Concept UI M0543658
Scope note A field of biological research combining engineering in the formulation, design, and building (synthesis) of novel biological structures, functions, and systems.
Preferred term Synthetic Biology
Entry term(s) Biologies, Synthetic
Biology, Synthetic
Synthetic Biologies



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