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Intrexon Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise of Option by Underwriters

GERMANTOWN, Md., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON) announced today the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of common stock. Intrexon sold 6,900,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $12.50 per share, including the [...]

Amyris Announces Over $25 Million in Grants

Starts 2018 with Strong Continued Momentum EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced two grants that have been awarded, valued in aggregate at approximately $25 million, to accelerate innovation [...]

DMC Biotechnologies, Inc. Announces First Close of $1.75M Equity Financing Led by Leuven (Belgium) based Capricorn Venture Partners

[Boulder, CO] January 9, 2018 – DMC (, an early-stage biotechnology company, announced today that is has raised a first equity financing led by Capricorn Venture Partners. The company also announced the addition to its Board of Directors of Rob [...]

The libraries of the future will be made of DNA

Jerome de Groot, University of Manchester There are 6,000 tweets sent a second. In the time you have read this sentence, 42,000 tweets will have been sent. At an average of 34 characters per tweet that’s 1,428,000 characters. Worldwidewebsize [...]

DEINOVE launches the industrial production of its first carotenoid

Deinove’s production process gaining momentum: fermentation scale-up is planned at the BIOGIS Center, SAS PIVERT's technological platform Technology transfer and production of the first pilot batches are under way Objectives: first industrial batches in the first quarter of 2018 [...]

5 Wild Biotech Products That Will Touch Our Lives in the Near Future

From cultured meat to a “MicrobeMiner” for antibiotics and liquid biocomputers, a new wave of consumer biotechnology products is transforming the world — and your shopping cart. From inside the world’s largest pre-seed life sciences accelerator, I’m lucky enough to get an early [...]