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New Synbion Website
A new website for the Synbion Network is here. Synbion is a network of synthetic biologists interested in engineering novel metabolic pathways and making nanoscale biological devices.

Synthetic biology MRes
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John Hales

john.hales(at)ucl.ac.uk

Background

2009- Joined Synbion Synthetic biology network and Ward lab
2008- Wellcome 4-year interdisciplinary PhD in structural, computational and chemical biology
2004-2008 MPhys Oxford University

Current Research Interests

My primary research interest is the use of synthetic biology to design and construct novel biological platforms for nanotechnological devices.

Publications

Hales J, Barnard A (2009): Thermodynamic stability and electronic structure of small carbon nitride nanotubes J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21 144203
doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/21/14/144203