Who are the Synthetic Biology Leadership Council?

The Synthetic Biology Leadership Council (SBLC) is jointly chaired by George Freeman MP (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Life Sciences at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department of Health) and Prof Lionel Clarke.

Members of the SBLC include:


Policy advice is provided by Helen Bodmer and Jackie Hinton (both BIS)

Secretarial support for the SBLC is provided through Innovate UK by the Synthetic Biology Special Interest Group.