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How this synbio startup is transforming agriculture, feeding the world, and cleaning up the planet

The modern farmer is key to solving some of our environmental challenges. Pivot Bio will give farmers the tools they need to slow or even reverse air and water pollution that comes with current agricultural practices. Photo by Mika Luoma [...]

Asilomar Bio rebrands as Sound Agriculture

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Asilomar Bio, Inc., developer of products to help farmers grow more efficient, resilient and healthier crops, has announced it will change its name to Sound Agriculture Company. The name Sound Agriculture reflects the [...]

Inovio Develops Novel H3N2 Influenza DNA Vaccine That Generates Cross-Reactive Responses and Provides Complete Protection Against Lethal Preclinical Challenges

H3N2 virus has been one of the most deadly flu strains in the past 50 years; And is always matched with the least effective seasonal influenza vaccine Preclinical work is supported by an NIH grant PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Sept. 17, [...]

Ecovia Renewables Awarded $500,000 Phase IIB NSF Grant to Develop High-Performing and Eco-Friendly Superabsorbent Biopolymers

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, September 17, 2018— Ecovia Renewables Inc. announced today that the company was awarded a $500,000 Phase IIB Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to expand the scope of their current NSF [...]

The challenges of big green: Scaling sustainability at Procter & Gamble

This story features Procter & Gamble, which uses biotechnology to create bio-based consumer products to address the needs of the consumer segment seeking to live a more natural lifestyle, without sacrificing product performance. Learn more about P&G’s sustainability goals at [...]

Plant Sensory Systems Receives Notice of Allowance from USPTO for Patent on Taurine Production

Patent Will Cover Compositions and Uses of Taurine Biosynthesis in Bacteria BALTIMORE, MD, September 14, 2018 -- Plant Sensory Systems, LLC (PSS), an R&D company developing biotechnologies and biochemical solutions to address global market needs, today announced that it has [...]