Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Related Party Transactions (Details Textual)

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Related Party Transactions (Details Textual) - USD ($)
1 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Nov. 18, 2016
Dec. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2012
Dec. 31, 2018
Oct. 31, 2018
Oct. 10, 2018
Sep. 05, 2018
Dec. 31, 2017
Aug. 07, 2015
Aug. 31, 2012
Nov. 30, 2011
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Common Stock, Shares, Issued       15,484,411       3,673,342      
Common Stock, Value, Issued       $ 15,000       $ 4,000      
Common Stock, Par or Stated Value Per Share       $ (0.001)   $ (0.001)   $ (0.001)      
Class of Warrant or Right, Number of Securities Called by Warrants or Rights           13,672,173          
Class of Warrant or Right, Exercise Price of Warrants or Rights         $ 1.38 $ 1.38          
Synthetic Biomics Inc [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Additional Number Of Common Stock To Be Issued             2,420,000        
Noncontrolling Interest, Ownership Percentage by Noncontrolling Owners             (17.00%)        
Series A Warrant [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Class of Warrant or Right, Exercisable period 4 years                    
Series B Warrant [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Proceeds from Issuance of Common Stock $ 8,572                    
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Number Of Common Stock To Be Issued             50,000        
Revenue recogntion milestone method payments   $ 350,000                  
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center [Member] | Synthetic Biomics Inc [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Additional Number Of Common Stock To Be Issued             2,420,000        
Number Of Common Stock To Be Held By Related Party             7,480,000        
Noncontrolling Interest, Ownership Percentage by Noncontrolling Owners             (17.00%)        
Scott Tarriff [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Stock Issued During Period, Shares, Issued for Services 8,572                    
Scott Tarriff [Member] | Series A Warrant [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Class of Warrant or Right, Number of Securities Called by Warrants or Rights 8,572                    
Class of Warrant or Right, Exercise Price of Warrants or Rights $ 50.05                    
Scott Tarriff [Member] | Series B Warrant [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Class of Warrant or Right, Number of Securities Called by Warrants or Rights 8,572                    
Class of Warrant or Right, Exercise Price of Warrants or Rights $ 60.20                    
Class of Warrant or Right, Date to which Warrants or Rights Exercisable Dec. 31, 2017                    
Intrexon [Member]                      
Related Party Transaction [Line Items]                      
Common Stock, Shares, Issued                 26,785 101,492 89,245
Common Stock, Value, Issued                 $ 3,000,000 $ 7,800,000 $ 1,700,000
Common Stock, Par or Stated Value Per Share                   $ (77) $ (18.90)
Costs and Expenses, Related Party     $ 2,900,000