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Chevron Makes Equity Investment in Novvi and its High-Performance Renewable Base Oil Technology

SAN RAMON, Calif. and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., and Novvi LLC today announced that Chevron has made an equity investment into Novvi LLC (a joint venture of [...]

Synthetic Biology Startup Lygos Closes $13 Million Venture Financing to Target Trillion Dollar* Oil-Based Specialty Chemical Industry

A pioneer in developing microbial manufacturing processes for specialty chemicals, Lygos is first to create bio-based malonic acid, a key chemical used in electronics manufacturing, flavor and fragrances, coatings and other manufacturing processes BERKELEY, CA--(Marketwired - Dec 13, 2016) - [...]

Amyris Partners with Queensland to Create the Leading Industrial Biotechnology Hub in Southeast Asia

Government and Local Sugarcane Industry Partners with Amyris to Produce Sustainable Ingredients for the Personal Care and Nutraceutical Markets EMERYVILLE, Calif. and BRISBANE, Australia, Dec. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, and the Government [...]

Amyris Signs Multi-Year Collaboration Extension with Kuraray

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced that it has executed with its long-time partner Kuraray Co., LTD (TYO:3405) a multi-year extension to their collaboration agreement for the use of [...]

GLOBAL BIOENERGIES strengthens its intellectual property position in the field of direct fermentative production of isobutene and other light olefins

Evry (France), 02 November 2016 – Global Bioenergies (Alternext Paris: ALGBE) has strengthened its leadership in the field of biologically produced isobutene and other light olefins by reinforcing its IP position. The company’s portfolio of exclusive rights was recently strengthened [...]

REG Delivers First Life Sciences Commercial Product

Oct 31, 2016 Specialty Fatty Acid to Be Used By Leading Fragrance Manufacturer NOTE:  A video on this topic can be viewed at this link: (AMES, IA)—REG Life Sciences, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ: [...]