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Codexis Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Codexis, Inc. (Nasdaq:CDXS), a leading protein engineering company, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 5,500,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $4.00 [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Chemicals, Energy & Environment, Enzymes, News, Press Releases|

BP and DuPont joint venture, Butamax®, announces next step in commercialization of bio-isobutanol with acquisition of ethanol facility in Kansas

3 April 2017 - Butamax Advanced Biofuels LLC, a 50/50 joint venture between BP and DuPont, combining expertise in fuels with industrial biotechnology, today announced the acquisition of Nesika Energy, LLC and its state-of-the-art ethanol facility in Scandia, Kansas. Butamax will [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|Biofuels, Chemicals, Energy & Environment, News, Press Releases|

Amyris Enables Launch of New High-Performance Tackifier from Cray Valley Featuring Sustainably-Sourced Resin Technology

EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, is pleased to announce today Cray Valley's launch of new tackifying resins produced with the company's biologically derived Biofene® branded farnesene. The disruptive nature of [...]

Codexis Signs Second Multi-Year Agreement in Food Industry with Tate & Lyle

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Codexis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDXS), a leading protein engineering company, announces the signing of a multi-year development agreement with Tate & Lyle, a global provider of food ingredients and solutions.  This is the [...]

By | April 2nd, 2017|Chemicals, Energy & Environment, Enzymes, News, Press Releases|

BASF licenses CRISPR-Cas9 genome-editing technology from the Broad Institute

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, March 22, 2017 -- BASF today announced that it has reached a global licensing agreement with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard for the use of CRISPR-Cas9 genome-editing technology to improve products in agricultural and [...]

Amyris & Kuraray Deliver Superior Performance in Sumitomo’s Dunlop Winter Maxx 02 Car Tires Driving Accelerated Growth for Amyris

EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced that Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (TYO:5110) has adopted liquid farnesene rubber (LFR) as a performance enhancing additive for use in the production of [...]