David Relman, Moderator
9:30–10:00 amHarnessing and controlling social activities of bacteria
E. Peter Greenberg, Ph.D., University of Washington
10:00–10:30 amDeveloping a synthetic biology device that detects biofilm formation on indwelling catheters
Paul Freemont, Prof., Imperial College London
10:30–10:45 amBreak
10:45–11:15amNovel approaches to combat biofilm drug tolerance
Kim Lewis, Ph.D., Northeastern University
11:15–11:45 amEngineering viruses to destroy biofilms
Timothy Lu, M.D., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
11:45–12:15 pmDiscussion
12:15–1:00 pmLunch

From: Appendix B, Agenda

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The Science and Applications of Synthetic and Systems Biology: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
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