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Garments of interdependence: Natsai Audrey Chieza on fashion, design, and synthetic biology

This interview is sponsored by Ginkgo Bioworks, whose team members look to nature for ways to replace technology with biology. Learn more about Ginkgo’s creative residency and its innovative approach to designing custom microbes for customers across multiple markets. The content [...]

DEINOVE and OLEOS expand their collaboration with the support of the Occitanie Region

30.05.2018 A second cosmetic active ingredient will be developed as part of the collaboration between DEINOVE and Hallstar-Oléos. The Occitanie Region will finance up to 35% of this new project. DEINOVE pursues its strategy of establishing a range of [...]

Why the future will be written in DNA: An interview with Twist Bioscience’s Bill Peck

This sponsored article is made possible by Twist Bioscience, which is accelerating the technology enabling us to store the world’s data in DNA. To learn more about the history and recent advancements in DNA data storage, download Twist’s White Paper. [...]

Living colors: Biotech dyes help the textile industry go green

Most of us don’t realize the environmental cost of our blue jeans. Students in the Bangladeshi town of Savar do. From their school just downstream from the textile district, they say they can see what colors are in fashion by [...]

Amyris Collaborates with Firmenich to Develop Disruptive Bio-Based Fragrance Ingredient

EMERYVILLE, Calif., May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced that it successfully collaborated with its fragrance partner, Firmenich, to support the development and commercialization of Z11. This sustainable and cost-effective version [...]

Vegan pet food: A billion-dollar industry?

It’s no secret that 2018 has been the year of the vegans. With Veganuary seeing 168,000 official participants, versus only 3,300 in 2014, and with GlobalData reporting a 600% increase in people identifying as vegan in the US over the [...]