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Ontario Genomics invests in renewable chemicals

November 1, 2017 - Ontario Genomics is pleased to announce its investment in Ardra Inc. via its Pre-Commercial Business Development Fund. Ardra is a specialty chemicals company focused on the production of natural ingredients for the cosmetics and flavour and fragrance industries. Their synthetic [...]

H&R Makes Equity Investment in Novvi and its High-Performance Renewable Base Oil Technology

HAMBURG, Germany and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R USA (H&R), a company of The Hansen & Rosenthal Group, of Hamburg (Germany), and Novvi LLC today announced that H&R has made an equity investment into Novvi [...]

Takeaways from SynBioBeta SF 2017

Another year, another SynBioBeta conference in the books. This year we were back at the beautiful UCSF campus, one of the birthplaces of synthetic biology with the development of recombinant DNA. This was the most impressive year yet, and it [...]

Genomatica wins ICIS Innovation Award for GENO BG™ process

Also reveals they will market their biobased butylene glycol as a branded ingredient for cosmetics and personal care SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ICIS, the world’s largest petrochemical market information provider, announced that Genomatica was declared the [...]

Amyris Appoints Chief Operating Officer to Support Continued Strong Growth

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced that Eduardo Alvarez, an experienced executive who has led operational and technology-enabled transformations for Fortune 100 companies, joined Amyris as Chief Operating [...]

Investing in Biological Solutions to Human Problems

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. - Frank Lloyd Wright Biology can take energy from the sun and carbon dioxide from the air to create an incredible diversity of molecules that store energy, [...]