Synthetic Life has been created.
"Craig Venter and team make a historic announcement: they've created the first fully functioning, reproducing cell controlled by synthetic DNA. He explains how they did it and why the achievement marks the beginning of a new era for science."
Would you like to know what they plan to do with this technology? Why, use it for making vaccines, of course!
16:10--New Flu Vaccine Available Next Year, created with synthetic DNA!