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Food 2.0: Three companies that are changing the way we eat

We’ve used domesticated microbes— “good” bacteria and fungi—to produce food and drink for millennia. Today, innovators around the world are using modern biological tools to expand microbial repertoires, creating foods in surprising new ways. These efforts are not only potentially [...]

Evolva announces Oliver Walker to succeed Simon Waddington as CEO

10 July 2018 – Evolva (SIX: EVE) announces today that as part of entering the next phase of its evolution, the current Evolva CEO Simon Waddington steps down as CEO with immediate effect. Until he will leave the company towards [...]

From cell culture to table culture: Food tech comes alive

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Biosyntia raises €4 million in Series A financing to advance its microbe engineering technology and bio-based product pipeline

Biosyntia has today announced a Series A investment in the company of 4 million euros from Sofinnova Partners, a new investor, and Novo Seeds, an existing investor. The investment will allow the company continued developments of its lead products and [...]

Impossible Foods Announces $114 Million Convertible Note as Startup Prepares for Rapid Expansion in the US and Overseas

Lead investors include Temasek and Sailing Capital Food tech startup’s $114 million convertible note brings total investments to nearly $400 million Impossible Foods will launch its first international market later this month when the Impossible Burger debuts in Asia [...]

3F BIO Ltd confirms a £6.16M Series A financing round

Investment round enables biotech pioneer to begin commercialising its zero-waste process for creating sustainable protein from renewable resources Glasgow, 4th April 2018 - 3F BIO Ltd, a Scottish biotech company whose purpose is to tackle the combined issues of feeding [...]