Tag: Deinove

Deinove, FHR move to 2nd stage in advanced animal feed R&D

Deinove, FHR move to 2nd stage in advanced animal feed R&D

June 4, 2017 |

In France, Deinove commenced the second phase of its animal nutrition R&D project initiated with Flint Hills Resources in November 2015. The project, initiated in 2015 and financed by Flint Hills Resources, aims to develop a nutritional supplement for animal feed. This first phase successfully selected several bacterial strains from Deinove’s library producing the targeted compounds. On the basis of efficacy tests, […]

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DEINOVE extends R&D deal with Flint Hills Resources with an eye to commercialization

DEINOVE extends R&D deal with Flint Hills Resources with an eye to commercialization

May 31, 2017 |

In France, DEINOVE, a biotech company that discovers, develops and produces high-value compounds from rare bacteria, notably from the Deinococcus genus, announces the start of the second phase of the animal nutrition R&D project initiated with Flint Hills Resources in November 2015. The project, initiated in 2015 and financed by Flint Hills Resources, aims to […]

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Deinove validates key milestone 3 of its Deinochem program and receives €0.8 million from ADEME

Deinove validates key milestone 3 of its Deinochem program and receives €0.8 million from ADEME

December 18, 2016 |

In France, ADEME has validated key step 3 of Deinove’s DEINOCHEM program, dedicated to the bio-based production of carotenoids and financed by ADEME (the French Environment and Energy Management Agency) under the “Investissements d’Avenir” (Investments for the Future) program. This new key milestone validates the technical progress made in developing the carotenoid production process. The target […]

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Deinove dumps biofuels for nutrition and antibiotics; shares plunge

Deinove dumps biofuels for nutrition and antibiotics; shares plunge

October 2, 2016 |

This past week, Deinove’s shares have been plunging and you might wonder why. Bottom line, the company’s directors decided on a strategic refocus of its activities on high value-added markets of carotenoids (nutrition and cosmetics) and antibiotics (human health), with notably the conversion of Deinobiotics’ activities (created in 2012, specialized in research & development of […]

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Deinove wins €200K first phase of Worldwide Innovation Challenge for its R&D program

Deinove wins €200K first phase of Worldwide Innovation Challenge for its R&D program

May 29, 2016 |

In France, Deinove has won the first phase of the second edition of the Worldwide Innovation Challenge for its R&D program Deinoplast (biobased production of muconic acid) and will be allocated accordingly a subsidy of €200,000. 70% of this amount has already been paid to the Company. The World Innovation Competition was initiated by the […]

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Deinove, TWB partner to map, optimize Deinococcus bacteria for industrial biotech production

Deinove, TWB partner to map, optimize Deinococcus bacteria for industrial biotech production

May 15, 2016 |

In France, Deinove and Toulouse White Biotechnology are collaborating with the MetaToul platform (INSA-LISBP Toulouse and MetaboHUB national infrastructure) headed by Prof. Jean-Charles Portais, aiming to map the metabolic fluxes of the Deinococcus chassis, i.e. to create an inventory of all the potentialities of the microorganism in the production of molecules of interest. This mapping, both […]

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Many paths to money from one mighty microbe: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to Deinove

Many paths to money from one mighty microbe: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to Deinove

May 15, 2016 |

This week we reported that Deinove and Toulouse White Biotechnology are collaborating with the MetaToul* platform (INSA-LISBP Toulouse and MetaboHUB national infrastructure) headed by Prof. Jean-Charles Portais, aims to map the metabolic fluxes of the Deinococcus chassis, i.e. to create an inventory of all the potentialities of the microorganism in the production of molecules of inter […]

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DEINOVE produces cellulosic ethanol with higher performance

DEINOVE produces cellulosic ethanol with higher performance

November 23, 2015 |

In France, DEINOVE announced that it has produced 2G ethanol with an exceptional performance level in a 300-liter fermenter. The trials were conducted at VTT, DEINOVE’s long-term partner, which has the necessary infrastructure to implement and evaluate this type of pilot operation. The raw material used is a mixture of glucose (a six-carbon atoms sugar, […]

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DEINOVE granted six new US patents

DEINOVE granted six new US patents

November 12, 2015 |

In France, DEINOVE announced that it has been granted six new patents in the United States: • “Process for chromosomal engineering using a novel DNA repair system”, Deinove’s founding patent, already registered in Europe. It describes the mechanism behind the biodiversity and resistance of Deinococcus bacteria, a major discovery made by Prof. Miroslav Radman’s team […]

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DEINOVE teams with Tyton on energy tobacco

DEINOVE teams with Tyton on energy tobacco

September 8, 2015 |

In France, DEINOVE, a biotech company developing processes for producing biofuels and bio-based chemicals by using Deinococcus bacteria as host strains, and Tyton BioEnergy Systems, an agricultural biotech company with unique tobacco technology used to produce green chemicals and agricultural products, announced they have entered into a technological and commercial partnership. The main goal of […]

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