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April 14, 2011
Emerging chemical technologies have been under the spotlight this week. First generation biofuels – particularly those sourced by European Union (EU) countries have...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-April-14_34117.html
April 14, 2011
Current U.K. and European policies on biofuels “encourage unethical practices,” according to a report by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics (NCB; London). The report is the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/EU-Biofuel-Policies-"Unethical"_34108.html
April 8, 2011
Arguably the most interesting technology development to emerge this week is the disclosure by privately owned start-up Proterro (Princeton, NJ) that it is developing a cyanobacteria ...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/CWs-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-April-7_34014.html
April 7, 2011
Aluminum manufacturer Alcoa says it has begun collaborating with enzymes developer Codexis (Redwood City, CA) and CO2 Solutions (Quebec, Canada), a carbon capture technology company...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Codexis-Codevelops-Carbon-Capture-Process-for-Aluminum-Manufacture_33999.html
April 7, 2011
Bayer CropScience and Syngenta say they are codevelopment a soybean that is resistant to p-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD) herbicides. The planned product would be a new tool...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Bayer-CropScience-and-Syngenta-Codevelop-Herbicide-with-Alternative-Mode-of-Action_33993.html
April 6, 2011
Clean energy technology company LanzaTech (Auckland, New Zealand) says it is partnering with LCY Chemical (Taipei) to produce biobased chemicals. Under the terms of the deal, LCY will...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/LanzaTech-LCY-Partner-to-Produce-Biobased-Chemicals_33984.html
April 5, 2011
Evolva (Reinach, Switzerland), a synthetic biology company, says it has agreed to acquire its R&D partner Abunda Nutrition (San Francisco), a biotech firm involved in developing...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Evolva-to-Buy-U-S-Sweeteners-Developer-Abunda_33957.html
April 4, 2011
Privately owned start-up Proterro (Princeton, NJ) is developing a cyanobacteria - a photosynthetic microorganism named Protose - that can generate higher yields of sugar per acre than...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Photosynthetic-Organism-Yields-more-Sugar-than-SugarCane_33938.html
April 1, 2011
Bayer CropScience and biotechnology company KeyGene (Wageningen, the Netherlands), have concluded an exclusive trait development agreement that will combine their expertise in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Bayer-CropScience-and-KeyGene-Collaborate-to-Create-New-Traits-in-Canola-Hybrids_33863.html
April 1, 2011
Start-ups and corporations developing biomaterials have a distinctly higher chance of success if they use social networking systems to collaborate, according to a report by market...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Social-Networking-Boosts-Success-of-Biomaterial-Firms_33901.html
March 22, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says it has entered into a deal with Paraíso Bioenergia S.A., a sugar and ethanol firm based in  São Paulo, Brazil, to construct a farnesene fermentation and separation unit unit at  Paraíso’s São Paulo site....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Amyris-Signs-Fifth-Manufacturing-Deal_33626.html
March 17, 2011
“We intend to accelerate our commercial strategy in multiple geographies, which includes accessing feedstock arrangements and establishing manufacturing capacity with partners in which we may invest capital when the returns re justified,” the company said in an SEC document....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Solazyme-Files-for-$100-Million-IPO_33433.html
March 17, 2011
Lonza says it has signed a deal to provide development and cGMP manufacturing services for Athera (Solna, Sweden), a start-up biotech company. Financial terms were not disclosed...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Lonza-Signs-Deal-with-Swedish-Start-up_33499.html
March 16, 2011
BioAmber says the technology gives it a clear path to biobased adipic acid that, like its biobased succinic acid, is lower cost and has a better environmental footprint that the current petroleum route....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Biosuccinic-Maker-Licenses-Technology-for-Biobased-Adipic-Acid_33487.html
March 16, 2011
Dow AgroSciences says it has received approval from Brazilian regulators for planting of the company’s Powercore genetically modified corn. The technology is the first five-gene...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/CTNBio-Clears-Dow-Stacked-Trait-Seed_33486.html
March 9, 2011
The governments of Norway and the U.K. have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to form a three-year R&D collaboration in the fields of industrial biotechnology and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Norway-and-U-K-Agree-on-Biotech-R-and-D-Partnership_33303.html
March 9, 2011
The two firms also signed a nonbinding letter of intent that provides Dow with the option of buying 20 million gallons of Solazyme’s oils in 2013 and up to 60 million gallons in 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Dow-Taps-Solazyme-for-Biobased-Dielectric-Insulating-Fluid-Development-Deal_33306.html
March 8, 2011
Chromatin says the non-exclusive, royalty-bearing license will help it advance the use of sorghum as a “sustainable source of sugar, starch, and lignocellulose.”...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Chromatin-Licenses-Advantas-Sorghum-Germplasm_33261.html
March 7, 2011
Metabolix (Cambridge, MA) says it has demonstrated higher yields of polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA), the building block of its first commercial biobased plastic, in genetically engineered tobacco plants....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Metabolix-Advances-Program-to-Produce-Plastics-Directly-in-Plants_33234.html
March 7, 2011
BASF and Evolva Holding (Reinach, Switzerland), an innovative synthetic biology company,  have signed an agreement for joint research and design of novel and optimized...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/BASF-and-Evolva-Sign-Agreement-to-Collaborate-in-Crop-Protection_33231.html
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