Materials Related News

Checkerspot Closes $5 Million Series Seed Financing

Dr. Andrew Cain McClary and David Greenwood Join Board of Directors BERKELEY, Calif., June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Checkerspot Inc., a materials innovation company, announced today that it has closed its Series Seed financing for over $5 million. The round was led [...]

Modern Meadow Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum on Thursday announced its selection of the world’s 61 most promising Technology Pioneers 2018, the most diverse class of such pioneers ever. Companies were selected for their potential to “transform society and industry” and “shape the [...]

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories deploys new Spider Silk DNA synthesis methodology

More than 2,500 test microinjections completed with expanded lab staff to boost throughput ANN ARBOR, Mich., – June 12, 2018 – Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB: KBLB) (“Company”), the leading developer of spider silk based fibers announces today that [...]

RoosterBio Inc. Becomes Industry Partner in NSF-Funded Public-Private Cell Manufacturing Technologies Initiative

Engineering Research Center Aims to Revolutionize Treatment of Cancers, Diseases and Other Disorders FREDERICK, Md. (PRWEB) June 13, 2018 RoosterBio Inc. has joined the new NSF Engineering Research Center for Cell Manufacturing Technologies, known as CMaT. The center, launched in [...]

Scientists are Engineering Organisms to Create New Materials

Synthetic biology has, for the last fifteen years, almost completely dominated science headlines. The field is at the forefront of the DNA-editing and CRISPR revolutions, the rapid drops in DNA sequencing costs and even the creation of entirely new [...]

Global Bioenergies receives three additional fundings from the European Union, further supporting its strategy of feedstock diversification

Global Bioenergies to take part in three large H2020 projects gathering numerous academic institutions and industrialists from all over Europe  Aim at diversifying Global Bioenergies’ process to using hardwood, industrial gases and electricity as feedstocks  Grants directly to Global Bioenergies [...]