Tag: squalene

Amyris and IDRI enter license for RNA vaccine platform, beginning with COVID-19 vaccine

Amyris and IDRI enter license for RNA vaccine platform, beginning with COVID-19 vaccine

October 25, 2020 |

In California, Amyris, Inc. signed a Collaboration Agreement and License Agreement with the Infectious Disease Research Institute to advance a novel ribonucleic acid vaccine platform, including accelerating the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. The collaboration will combine IDRI’s RNA vaccine platform, including IDRI’s proprietary nanostructured lipid carrier platform, with Amyris’s semi-synthetic squalene. This has the […]

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Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes…Amyris turns to face the strange with sugarcane-derived squalene vaccine adjuvant

Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes…Amyris turns to face the strange with sugarcane-derived squalene vaccine adjuvant

August 9, 2020 |

COVID-19 has changed the way we do things…like drink more alcohol, wash our hands more, wear a mask, limit our gatherings and trips, but positive things have come about too. More time to connect with friends and family via online tools, a new respect for healthcare, agriculture and other essential workers, breathing cleaner air, and […]

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Amyris launches safe alternative to talc-based baby powder on heels of J&J announcement

Amyris launches safe alternative to talc-based baby powder on heels of J&J announcement

May 24, 2020 |

In California, Amyris launched “Baby Cream to Powder”, a talc-free alternative to baby powder made with 100% sugarcane-derived squalane, just as Johnson & Johnson announced they will stop selling talcum-based baby powder in the U.S. and Canada. The talc-free baby powder was launched under its Pipette baby brand. As with all Pipette products, 100% sugarcane-derived […]

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Amyris Launches Leading Hand Sanitizer and Receives Initial Positive Result for Vaccine Adjuvant

Amyris Launches Leading Hand Sanitizer and Receives Initial Positive Result for Vaccine Adjuvant

March 26, 2020 |

In California comes the news that synthetic biology leader Amyris is stepping out to help fight COVID-19. Amyris may be more well known for its sustainable ingredients for the Health & Wellness, Clean Beauty and Flavors & Fragrances markets, but as you all know, things have changed a lot over the last few months and […]

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Amyris’s clean beauty brand Biossance lands in the UK

Amyris’s clean beauty brand Biossance lands in the UK

January 26, 2020 |

In California, Amyris said their clean beauty brand, Biossance is expanding into the United Kingdom market this month. Biossance will land on Cult Beauty, which is one of the UK’s fastest-growing online beauty businesses with significant market presence. Known for innovating the first renewably sourced, 100% plant-based squalene, Biossance first launched in 2015. Its No […]

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