DNA programming

Turning Biologists into Programmers

by Penn State
For more than half a century scientists have looked on the DNA molecule as life's blueprint. Now biological engineers are beginning to see the molecule not as a static plan, but more like a snippet of life's computer code that they can program.

Engineers Invent Programming Language to Build Synthetic DNA

by Michelle Ma-University of Washington News Office
Similar to using Python or Java to write code for a computer, chemists soon could be able to use a structured set of instructions to “program” how DNA molecules interact in a test tube or cell.