Long Live RebelBio

Revolutionary biotechnology gets a new name and a new style.     SYNBIOAXLR8R was the world’s first ever Life Sciences commercial accelerator program, which was founded in Cork in 2014 by SOSV. The aim was to make the most of biology as a technology and create lean startups using [...]

Discard Your Risk Aversion

When discussing the development and commercialisation of synthetic biology, as I am wont to do, I encounter an unsurprising aversion to risk-taking among my colleagues. This has the unfortunate effect of preventing many otherwise talented and capable people from applying to rare and exciting [...]