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AOBiome Partners with iCarbonX and Secures $30 Million Investment for Drug Development

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading microbiome company AOBiome announced it has partnered with iCarbonX, China's largest health data collection and analysis platform. iCarbonX was founded in 2015 by renowned genomicist Jun Wang, whose iCarbonX ecosystem has made a [...]

BIOSSANCE™ to Launch in Sephora Stores

Fast Growing, Sustainable Skin Care Brand Partners with Leading Prestige Specialty Beauty Retailer to Meet Growing Consumer Demand for Sustainable Skin Care Products EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Biossance™, the consumer beauty brand from Amyris, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMRS), [...]

Amyris & Ginkgo Bioworks Complete Collaboration Agreement to Accelerate Commercialization of Bio-Based Products

EMERYVILLE, Calif. and BOSTON, Sept. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced that it has completed a subsequent collaboration agreement with Ginkgo Bioworks, which is expected to be approved by the boards of [...]

Intrexon Responds to Short-Sellers’ Report

Holders of Intrexon Corporation stock are watching their portfolios carefully in wake of the anonymous publication last Thursday of a short-seller report that alleges the company’s technology is less cutting-edge than it claims and that its revenues are exaggerated. On [...]

Harvest Capital Strategies Raises $245M Fund for Companies Utilizing Tools of Intrexon

Harvest Capital Strategies announced Tuesday that it has raised $245 million to specifically finance companies utilizing the synthetic biology tools of Intrexon Corporation. This is big news for Intrexon, whose subsidiaries and their genetically modified products have been prominent in [...]

From BIOtech to bioTECH: Meet Serial Entrepreneur Randal Kirk, CEO of Intrexon

There will be a lot of synthetic biologists at the upcoming conference, and a lot of entrepreneurs hoping to scale their company to greatness and riches (often these two are combined into the same person). It is, however, a difficult [...]