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Calyxt Announces Pricing of $56.0 Million Initial Public Offering

St. Paul, Minn. and New York, NY, July 19, 2017 – Cellectis S.A. and Calyxt, Inc. announced today the pricing of Calyxt’s initial public offering of 7,000,000 shares of its common stock at the initial public offering price of $8.00 per [...]

By | July 25th, 2017|Agriculture, News, Press Releases|

The Story Behind the Non-Browning Apple: An Interview with Neal Carter

SynBioBeta is hosting Neal Carter at its SynBioBeta San Francisco 2017 Conference in October as the Day 1 Keynote Speaker.  Neal’s experience and knowledge in the applications of biotechnology to the world of food production will make for a compelling [...]

By | July 25th, 2017|Agriculture, Food, News, Press Releases|

3 #FutureOfFood Trends in 2017

Published on LinkedIn, July 3, 2017 by Ryan Bethencourt, Program Director and Venture Partner at IndieBio (SOSV)10,000 years in the remaking, the food industry is now one of the fastest changing industries in 2017. Over the last few decades, we’ve seen very little [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|Agriculture, Consumer Products & Manufacturing, Food, Food, News|

Oxitec Launching Friendly™ Aedes Project in Juiz de Fora, Brazil

OXFORD, England, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxitec Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), today announced Oxitec do Brasil has signed a contract to launch the Friendly™ Aedes Project in Juiz de Fora, Brazil. Juiz de Fora becomes the second [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

CRISPR: A Present-Day Guide to the current CRISPR Innovation Landscape

It has been over a year since Broad Institute scientist, David MacArthur started the epic #crisprfacts Twitterstorm which started as a sarcastic rebuttal to claims that Wired’s August 2016 cover story made about CRISPR. The article’s claims when taken in [...]

By | July 7th, 2017|Agriculture, BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Therapeutics|

DuPont Pioneer Secures Exclusive Rights to ERS Genomics’ CRISPR-Cas Patent Portfolio for Agriculture

DuPont Pioneer (DuPont) and ERS Genomics (ERS) announced a technology license agreement whereby DuPont gains exclusive rights to the ERS patent portfolio covering CRISPR-Cas genome editing technology for all agricultural uses and applications in plants. ERS was formed to commercialize [...]

By | June 28th, 2017|Agriculture, News, Press Releases|