SBOL Working Groups

SBOL Working Groups are subgroups of the SBOL Developers Group that work on SBOL extensions and other projects related to the central SBOL effort. Working Group descriptions can be found at the links below.

Working Group Pages


Developing data structures for describing physical construction of DNA samples


Enabling synthetic biologists to use and publish designs in SBOL

Host Context 

Developing description of the host necessary to replicate the function of a synthetic biological system


Providing a means to describe both qualitative and quantitative behavior of genetic devices

Regulatory Interaction

Enabling biological system designers to assert the regulatory interactions between the parts used in these designs


Development and standardization of textual domain-specific languages (DSL) tailored for biological scientists and engineers

SBOL Visual 

Development of a graphical notation for describing and specifying genetic designs