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From Fish Stem Cells to Sustainable Seafood – The Story of Finless Foods

More and more companies are beginning to harvest animal products from cell cultures instead of animals themselves as a way to provide affordable and sustainable food to a growing population, while also tackling issues such as greenhouse gases emissions, overfishing [...]

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

Green Biologics’ Renewable Chemicals Granted Kosher and Halal Certification

Company’s n-butanol and acetone can now serve as ingredients for the growing markets for kosher and halal consumer goods Ashland, Virginia and Abingdon, Oxfordshire U.K. (September 18, 2017) – Green Biologics, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Green Biologics Ltd., [...]

Sugars Worth Getting Addicted to: Meet Sugarlogix

Sugarlogix is reinventing the concept of sugar. The company, founded by Kulika Chomvong and Chaeyoung Shin from UC Berkeley, was part of the IndieBio summer class 2017, which culminated in the 5th Demo Day last week (you can watch their [...]

By | September 16th, 2017|Consumer Products & Manufacturing, Food, News|

KnipBio Reports Success in Using its BioEngineering Platform to Advance Development of Fish Feed Alternatives

LOWELL, Mass. (September 6, 2017) KnipBio Inc., a Massachusetts-based biotechnology company developing sustainable single cell protein (SCP) alternatives to conventional aquafeed proteins, announced it has completed the development of a novel microorganism capable of providing taurine missing from many commercial [...]

By | September 8th, 2017|Consumer Products & Manufacturing, Food, News, Press Releases|

Evolva announces major restructuring for next phase of its development

30 August 2017 – Evolva (SIX: EVE), which develops and commercializes next-generation specialty ingredients for health, wellness and nutrition markets, details the next phase of its corporate evolution. Evolva announced in its half year results further details of its future intended [...]

From spider silk shoes to algae fuel, welcome to the new age of biotech

Originally published 16 Aug 2017, World Economic Forum Science makes fact out of fiction, changing our lives through new technologies. But it’s a long road from invention to adoption. Only when a technology becomes affordable and ubiquitous enough can it usually [...]