Recent News

5.16.2014
Calvin Schmidt George J. Schroepfer, Jr. Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research in Biochemistry & Cell Biology.

4.14.2014
Dr. Bennett was quoted in an interview on synthetic biology entrepreneurship.

3.6.2014
Dr. Bennett gave a keynote speech at the Synthetic Biology Future Conference in Cork City, Ireland. The Silicon Republic held an interview with him before the event.

1.7.2014
"Engineered temperature compensation in a synthetic genetic clock" was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Rice put out a news release about it here.

10.6.2013
David Shis won the George J. Schroepfer, Jr. Award for Outstanding Published Research in Biochemistry & Cell Biology

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Recent Publications

2014
Gupta C, Lopez JM, Azencott R, Bennett MR, Josic K & Ott, W, "Modeling delay in genetic networks: From delay birth-death processes to delay stochastic differential equations." J. Chem. Phys. 140, 204108 (2014). [PDF]

Kim JK, Kilpatrick ZP, Bennett MR & Josic K, "Molecular mechanisms that regulate the coupled period of the mammalian circadian clock." Biophys. J. 106, 2071-2081 (2014). [PDF]

Hussain F, Gupta C, Hirning AJ, Ott WR, Matthews KS, Josic K & Bennett MR, “Engineered temperature compensation in a synthetic genetic clock.” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 111, 972-977 (2014). [PDF]

2013
Gupta C, Lopez JM, Ott WR, Josic K & Bennett MR, “Transcriptional delay stabilizes bistable gene networks.” Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 058104 (2013). [PDF]

Shis DL & Bennett MR, “A library of synthetic transcriptional AND gates built with split T7 RNA polymerase mutants.” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 110, 5028-5033 (2013). [PDF]