Tag: Yield10 Bioscience

Yield10 Bioscience field tests camelina programmed to produce PHA bioplastics

Yield10 Bioscience field tests camelina programmed to produce PHA bioplastics

January 19, 2021 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. announced successful field testing of prototype lines of the oilseed Camelina sativa that have been programed to produce PHA bioplastics directly in seed. The prototype plants tested in these studies were programed with microbial genes based on a recent patent filed for new technology developed by Yield10 researchers to produce Camelina […]

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Yield10 Bioscience collaboration to develop advanced tech for Omega-3 oils in camelina

Yield10 Bioscience collaboration to develop advanced tech for Omega-3 oils in camelina

November 15, 2020 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience, Inc., an agricultural bioscience company, signed a collaboration agreement with UK-based Rothamsted Research to support Rothamsted’s Flagship Program to develop omega-3 oils in Camelina sativa. The technology developed by Rothamsted could enable the sustainable, plant-based production of omega-3 (DHA+EPA) nutritional oils that closely mimic the composition of southern hemisphere fish oil, […]

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Yield10 Bioscience starts field tests of winter camelina varieties

Yield10 Bioscience starts field tests of winter camelina varieties

November 1, 2020 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience, Inc., an agricultural bioscience company, began field testing to evaluate the emergence and agronomics of winter Camelina sativa varieties. The testing of these winter varieties in the 2020/2021 winter season is part of Yield10’s continued development of Camelina sativa in the medium term for use at commercial scale as a cash […]

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Yield10 Bioscience completes harvesting for field test program on camelina and canola

Yield10 Bioscience completes harvesting for field test program on camelina and canola

October 4, 2020 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience completed the harvest for its 2020 Field Test Program for Camelina and canola trials conducted in the United States and Canada. Yield10’s 2020 Field Test Program is designed to evaluate several novel traits in Camelina and canola, and the Company expects to begin reporting data from the field tests in the […]

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Captain Canola – Yield10 Biosciences one step closer to canola feedstock superhero

Captain Canola – Yield10 Biosciences one step closer to canola feedstock superhero

August 23, 2020 |

News just in from Yield10 Bioscience, Inc., a Massachusetts-based agricultural bioscience company, that they have obtained a positive response from USDA-APHIS’s Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) for its CRISPR genome-edited trait C3007 in canola plant lines developed for increased oil content and now have plans for U.S. field tests in 2021. In today’s Digest, how does […]

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Yield10 Bioscience signs research agreement with GDM to evaluate new yield traits in soybean

Yield10 Bioscience signs research agreement with GDM to evaluate new yield traits in soybean

August 16, 2020 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience, Inc., an agricultural bioscience company, signed a three-year non-exclusive research agreement with GDM, a company specialized in plant genetics based in Gibson City, Illinois to evaluate novel yield traits in soybean. Under the agreement, GDM plans to work with Yield10 yield traits within its research and development program for soybean as […]

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Yield10 Names Dr. Sherri Brown as Special Commercial and Technical Advisor

Yield10 Names Dr. Sherri Brown as Special Commercial and Technical Advisor

January 13, 2019 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. named Sherri M. Brown, Ph.D. as a special commercial and technical advisor to the Company. Yield10 is a company developing new technologies to create step-change improvements in crop yield that enhance global food security. Dr. Brown is currently managing director of The Yield Lab, a global agrifood tech accelerator based […]

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Yield10 publishes plant cell reports including camelina as model crop

Yield10 publishes plant cell reports including camelina as model crop

July 1, 2018 |

In Massachusetts, Yield10 Bioscience, Inc., a company developing new technologies to create step-change improvements in crop yield to enhance global food security, published research describing the development of its Camelina platform as a model crop for novel yield trait discovery. The research paper titled “Camelina sativa, an oilseed at the nexus between model system and […]

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Maximizing Crop Yield: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Yield10 Bioscience

Maximizing Crop Yield: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Yield10 Bioscience

January 8, 2017 |

In Massachusetts, we reported this week that Metabolix is changing its name to Yield10 Bioscience and will focus on developing disruptive technologies for step-change improvements to crop yield to enhance global food security. Here’s the investor presentation given inm late 2015 with the technology behind, and the opportunities ahead, for Yield10.

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