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IndieBio is About to Debut its Fifth Graduating Class of New Startups

IndieBio is about to debut its fifth graduating class of new startups.  Ahead of the event on Thursday, here’s our take on the latest crop to be turned out of the biotech incubator. Rethinking food, for us and for our [...]

Khosla and Church: How Two Legends See the Future of AI-Enhanced Synthetic Biology

I’m excited to announce that two legends of two different tech worlds – Vinod Khosla and George Church – will engage in a fireside chat at this year's SynBioBeta San Francisco. Khosla is an entrepreneur, investor and technologist. He co-founded the [...]

Sam Altman and Jason Kelly at the Intersection between Tech and Deep Biology

Fireside Chat: Will Synthetic Biology be the Source of the Next Google, Apple, or Tesla? from SynBioBeta on Vimeo.

By | September 9th, 2017|For Scientist-Turned-Entrepreneurs, Industry Support, News|

The Untold Story of John Cumbers and the Founding of SynBioBeta

A behind the scenes interview about how to build a trailblazing community of scientist-turned-entrepreneurs (and have a balanced life) Karl: How did SynBioBeta originate? John: I started my first synthetic biology company, Universal BioMining, around the idea of improving [...]

By | September 4th, 2017|For Scientist-Turned-Entrepreneurs, Industry Support, News|

Venture Valuations Biotechgate Collaborates with California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) to Connect California’s Life Sciences Sector

Zurich, Bay Area & San Diego, CA – August 2017 – California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the premier public policy advocacy and business leadership trade association representing California’s life sciences industry, and Venture Valuations Biotechgate, a global Life Sciences database today [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Advocacy/Trade, Industry Support, News, Press Releases|

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 [...]