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A Lesson From SARS-CoV-2: We Need to Build A Real-Time Global Biological Immune System

A Lesson From SARS-CoV-2: We Need to Build A Real-Time Global Biological Immune System

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A coronavirus has ravaged our planet. Humanity brought to its knees by 29,829 nucleotides of “bad news wrapped in a protein.” In 2014, Jeff Klunzinger and I designed OS Fund to build...

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Scaling AI-Driven Drug Discovery: twoXAR Signs Four Partnerships in a Year and Celebrates Five-year Anniversary

Scaling AI-Driven Drug Discovery: twoXAR Signs Four Partnerships in a Year and Celebrates Five-year Anniversary

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Last year we announced our investment in twoXAR, a company building a next generation drug discovery platform. As twoXAR’s five-year anniversary comes to pass, they have managed to vastly exceed...

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Synthego: The One Stop Shop for Revolutionary Genetic Research

Synthego: The One Stop Shop for Revolutionary Genetic Research

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This article is part of a series about how OS Fund (OSF) companies are radically redefining our future by rewriting the operating systems of life. Or as we prefer to think about it: Step 1: Put...

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The most incredible technology you’ve never seen

The most incredible technology you’ve never seen

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There’s money to be made and lives to be saved with the tiny stuff that’s all around us. Saving the world (or some subset of people in it) is in vogue among the world’s wealthiest. Jeff Bezos...

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Re-writing Nature’s Recipe Book: How Ginkgo Bioworks is Poised to Upset Almost Every Industry You Can Think Of

Re-writing Nature’s Recipe Book: How Ginkgo Bioworks is Poised to Upset Almost Every Industry You Can Think Of

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Ginkgo Bioworks, based in Boston, has been in the headlines lately: Ginkgo will “bring biodesign to the masses”. (Fast Company.) Ginkgo will “convince you to love GMOs”. (The Atlantic.)...

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Thinking Outside of the Evolutionary Box: How Arzeda is Re-Imagining Proteins, the Building Blocks of Life

Thinking Outside of the Evolutionary Box: How Arzeda is Re-Imagining Proteins, the Building Blocks of Life

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This article is part of a series about how OS Fund (OSF) companies are radically redefining our future by rewriting the operating systems of life. Or as we prefer to think about it: Step 1: Put...

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