Tag: protein

Green Plains achieves breakthrough 60% protein concentration, record-high corn oil yield

Green Plains achieves breakthrough 60% protein concentration, record-high corn oil yield

April 24, 2022 |

In Nebraska, Green Plains Inc. announced that product and technology innovation efforts have led to the production of greater than 60% protein concentrations with yields as high as 4 pounds per bushel at its Wood River, Nebraska, biorefinery, using the patented Fluid Quip Technologies MSC system. The breakthrough was accomplished through a full-scale production changeover […]

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Biotalys’ protein-based biocontrol Evoca expected to receive EPA approval in 2022

Biotalys’ protein-based biocontrol Evoca expected to receive EPA approval in 2022

March 13, 2022 |

In Belgium, Biotalys, an agricultural tech company protecting crops and food with protein-based biocontrol solutions, announced its business highlights and consolidated financial results for 2021 and an outlook for the remainder of 2022 which includes its 2021 IPO to expand the potential of the company’s AGROBODY Foundry platform, the planned launch of the first protein-based […]

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Amyris and Minerva Foods complete JV to scale low carbon protein production platform

Amyris and Minerva Foods complete JV to scale low carbon protein production platform

December 26, 2021 |

In California, Amyris, Inc. completed a previously announced joint venture agreement with MF 92 VENTURES LLC, a Minerva Foods subsidiary, to develop molecules for the sustainable production and distribution of animal protein. Minerva and Amyris will collaborate on the development, scale-up and production of new target molecules, which Minerva will fund and bring to market […]

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Novozymes launches Myco-protein Innovation Call platform

Novozymes launches Myco-protein Innovation Call platform

September 26, 2021 |

In Denmark, Novozymes launched the Myco-protein Innovation Call, a global platform to cultivate new business collaborations to scale up the most promising innovations and ideas around how to use fungi as a source of protein as a way to rethink the way we manufacture and source protein globally. Novozymes has created a space where companies […]

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TriAltus Bioscience secures US patent for protein delivery system

TriAltus Bioscience secures US patent for protein delivery system

August 25, 2021 |

In Alabama, TriAltus Bioscience announced that the U.S Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No 10,759,830 for its CLīM affinity tag system, which delivers proteins with ultra-high purity and yield in a single step.  The patent, entitled “Bacterial colicin-immunity protein purification system,” covers mutations made to colicin E7, a naturally occurring e.coli protein, […]

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Amyris partners with Minerva Foods for zero carbon protein production

Amyris partners with Minerva Foods for zero carbon protein production

April 4, 2021 |

In California, Amyris signed a memorandum of understanding for a partnership with Minerva Foods of Brazil to develop molecules for the sustainable production and distribution of animal protein. Minerva will fund Amyris’s development, scaling and production of new target molecules (with additional molecules to be identified over time), which Minerva will then be responsible for […]

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Emissions-to-feed protein production, fermentation animal-free cheese, greener medical gloves, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of December 4th

Emissions-to-feed protein production, fermentation animal-free cheese, greener medical gloves, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of December 4th

December 3, 2020 |

This week is filled with ‘Gouda ideas’ like San Francisco animal-free cheesemaker that uses precision fermentation to produce casein, a protein present in cow’s milk, or cell-based meat company that developed cultivated chicken mince that it hopes will address both an increasing appetite for chicken and concerns for the environmental impact of meat consumption. In […]

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VTT-based startup producing protein from biorefinery by-products receives $1.7M

VTT-based startup producing protein from biorefinery by-products receives $1.7M

November 1, 2020 |

In Finland, new VTT-based startup company eniferBio producing protein from biorefinery by-products received more than one million euros in funding. eniferBio developed a method for producing Pekilo mycoprotein – a form of single cell protein derived from fungi. Pekilo mycoprotein is nutritious and protein rich cell biomass and can be used as raw material for […]

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Save the rainforests, use degraded land AND produce fuel and food? Soleá looks at how Macaúba could solve many problems

Save the rainforests, use degraded land AND produce fuel and food? Soleá looks at how Macaúba could solve many problems

June 28, 2020 |

What can you do with crappy land? Land that deals with long periods of drought, or that is so degraded not much can grow on it, or that has been deforested and needs to bring back life and wildlife into it. How can Macaúba help? Macaúba is known for its high productivity and adaptability to […]

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Arbiom’s wood-derived protein ingredient demonstrates efficacy in alternative meat applications

Arbiom’s wood-derived protein ingredient demonstrates efficacy in alternative meat applications

June 14, 2020 |

In North Carolina, Arbiom, an AgTech company developing solutions to convert wood into food and feed products, said its first commercial protein ingredient, SylPro, can successfully be included in alternative meat applications. Arbiom partnered with a leading extrusion company on a proof-of-concept study to evaluate SylPro for use in human food applications and existing meat […]

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