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Former Mascoma CEO Jamerson joins Ensyn’s Board 

Former Mascoma CEO Jamerson joins Ensyn’s Board 

June 9, 2015 |

In New York, Ensyn announced that  Bruce A. Jamerson has joined Ensyn’s Board of Directors, representing Ensyn’s Preferred A shareholders. Jamerson served as Chairman and CEO of Mascoma Corporation, a producer of industrial yeasts and microorganisms for renewable fuels and chemicals, and was President and a Board member of ethanol producer VeraSun Energy Corporation. Bruce […]

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Mascoma and DOE researchers develop yeast strain to boost cellulosic biofuels

Mascoma and DOE researchers develop yeast strain to boost cellulosic biofuels

June 3, 2015 |

In Tennessee, Mascoma LLC and the U.S. Department of Energy’s BioEnergy Science Center have developed a revolutionary strain of yeast that could help significantly accelerate the development of biofuels from nonfood plant matter. The approach could provide a pathway to eventual expansion of biofuels production beyond the current output limited to ethanol derived from corn. C5 […]

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Renmatix acquires Mascoma demonstration plant in New York

Renmatix acquires Mascoma demonstration plant in New York

May 5, 2015 |

Another step towards commercial scale, aimed at “secure supply” of cellulose-lignin solids for Renmatix’ Georgia facility Renmatix announced that it has acquired existing assets of the former Mascoma corporation’s 56,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Rome, NY. The new Feedstock Processing Facility (FPF) is dedicated to the first step in conversion to cellulosic sugar (from […]

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Mascoma: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Mascoma: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

February 15, 2015 |

Using a proprietary consolidated bioprocessing, or CBP, technology platform, Mascoma has developed genetically-modified yeasts and other microorganisms to reduce costs and improve yields in the production of renewable fuels and chemicals. The CBP platform utilizes genetically modified yeast and bacteria to convert cellulosic biomass into high-value end-products in a single step that combines hydrolysis and […]

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Mascoma catches its Wascaly Wabbit, as Lallemand acquires the Mascoma yeast business

Mascoma catches its Wascaly Wabbit, as Lallemand acquires the Mascoma yeast business

November 4, 2014 |

Mascoma’s “slow rabbit, the first commercial app from its CBP technology, gets snapped up by Lallemand. In Massachusetts, Mascoma Corporation announced that it has completed the sale of its yeast business to Lallemand Inc., a privately owned company that researches, develops, produces and markets yeasts, bacteria, and related products. As part of the transaction, Lallemand […]

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Mascoma: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Mascoma: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

March 12, 2014 |

Using a proprietary consolidated bioprocessing, or CBP, technology platform, Mascoma has developed genetically-modified yeasts and other microorganisms to reduce costs and improve yields in the production of renewable fuels and chemicals. The CBP platform utilizes genetically modified yeast and bacteria to convert cellulosic biomass into high-value end-products in a single step that combines hydrolysis and […]

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Mascoma: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)”

Mascoma: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)”

March 10, 2014 |

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Mascoma, nominated in the “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)” category for its consolidated bioprocessing technology. Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share will […]

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Mascoma passes 1 billion gallon mark for its MGT yeast technology

Mascoma passes 1 billion gallon mark for its MGT yeast technology

December 16, 2013 |

In New Hampshire, Mascoma announced that its consolidated bioprocessing technology (CBP) has been used to produce over 1 billion gallons of renewable fuel. This achievement is a key commercial milestone for its MGT yeast products including TransFerm and TransFerm Yield+. TransFerm is an advanced bioengineered replacement for conventional fermenting yeast that lowers costs for corn ethanol […]

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Mascoma brings on BP, Exxon execs

Mascoma brings on BP, Exxon execs

November 11, 2013 |

In New Hampshire, Mascoma has brought on Steve Percy, former chairman and CEO of BP America, and Dan Neslon, former vice president of ExxonMobil, to its broad of directors. The company is currently diversifying membership on its board of directors as the company turns towards commercialization. “We are excited to welcome Steve and Dan to […]

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Hottest Companies: Mascoma

Hottest Companies: Mascoma

August 25, 2013 |

Voting for Mascoma in the Hot 50 or Hot 30 Rankings You can vote on the web for this company in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy or the 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials — by clicking on the icons above to “Like” or “Tweet” this page. Any web votes you record […]

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