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Living Medicines: Using Gut Microbes to Treat Disease

This article is sponsored by Ginkgo Bioworks. In the past ten years, the human microbiome has garnered an incredible amount of traction as a research subject and space for health intervention. During the rise of the microbiome, cultured foods like [...]

Zymergen Acquires Metagenomics Company Radiant Genomics

Molecular Technology Company Amasses One of the World’s Largest Libraries of Genetic Diversity January 08, 2018 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zymergen, a molecular technology company integrating machine learning and manufacturing technologies to engineer biology, today announced [...]

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 [...]

Leveraging the Power of Biology for Manufacturing: Ginkgo Bioworks Raises $275 Million in Series D Funding

Earlier today, Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, announced a new fundraising of $275 million from both existing and new investors. This money will be used to further their ability to genetically engineer novel organisms. For more information on what the [...]

Ginkgo Bioworks Launches New Organism Foundry, Supported by $275 Million in Series D Funding

As investors flock to synthetic biology, automated lab accelerates Ginkgo’s expansion to new markets Boston, Mass. – December 14 – Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, today announced the opening of Bioworks3 – Ginkgo’s third foundry for prototyping and scaling [...]

SGI-DNA Expands Advanced Protein Expression Product Suite with Vmax™ Express Chemically Competent Cells

LA JOLLA, CA — December 6, 2017 — SGI-DNA Inc., a Synthetic Genomics Inc. (SGI) company, today announced the launch of Vmax™ Express Chemically Competent Cells throughout the U.S. and Europe. With Vmax™ now available in two formats -- an electrocompetent [...]