We don’t just envision the possibilities, we create them.

Founded in 2014 by two of the world’s foremost experts in synthetic biology, James Collins, PhD, and Tim Lu, MD, PhD, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Synlogic is comprised of visionary scientists – pioneering biologists and genetic engineers working to transform drug discovery and treat disease in a new way.


Realizing the promise.

Board of Directors

Defying convention.

Founders and Advisors

Running with leaders.

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