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Genomatica Completes $90 Million Financing to Drive Technologies for More Sustainable Everyday Products

Accelerates expansion of product lines; strengthens partnership with Ginkgo Bioworks San Diego, CA, October 3, 2018 – Genomatica announced it issued $90 million in its latest equity offering, strengthening its balance sheet to fully execute on its business plan and [...]

Arzeda and BP Sign Collaborative Joint Development Agreement

SEATTLE, WA and HOUSTON, TEXAS--(Tuesday - October 2, 2018) - Arzeda, The Protein Design Company™, and BP announced a collaboration to develop a process for producing a renewable chemical with broad applications. This collaboration will leverage each company's unique capabilities, [...]

Scale up Photanol BV to build demonstration plant at AkzoNobel site in Delfzijl

Photanol BV, Amsterdam, has closed a substantial new financing round (€8M) to demonstrate its industrial capabilities to produce chemicals from CO2 and sunlight. The commitment of new shareholders GROEIfonds, Innovatiefonds Noord-Nederland and Investeringsfonds Groningen, as well as the continued [...]

Lygos Raises $15.5 Million to Accelerate Delivery of Clean and Sustainable Biology-Based Performance Materials

BERKELEY, Calif., July 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lygos, Inc. (Lygos), a leading biotechnology company focused on creating new biology based products, today announced the closing of a $15.5 million Series B financing led by IA Ventures and First [...]

Butanova awarded with commercial evaluation grant

Braga, July 10th 2018 - SilicoLife was awarded with a SME instrument phase 1 grant for the commercial evaluation of its BUTANOVA technology, a new biological process to produce n-butanol (patent pending). The SME instrument is a highly competitive grant scheme [...]

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 [...]