Amyris ( Amyris )


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About Amyris

Amyris delivers high-performance alternatives to petroleum-based products across a wide range of consumer and industry segments. Our products offer customers a way to reduce environmental impact with No Compromise® in performance or availability.

We developed innovative microbial engineering and screening technologies that modify the way microorganisms process sugars. Amyris is using its proprietary synthetic biology platform to design microbes, primarily yeast, and use them as living factories in established fermentation processes to convert plant-sourced sugars into renewable hydrocarbons.

Our story began nearly a decade ago, when Amyris was founded with a vision of making a positive impact on the world through science. We first used our proprietary process to convert plant-sugars into an alternative, lower cost, stable supply of anti-malarial therapeutics. Thanks to our breakthrough technology, these life saving drugs are more readily accessible.

Today, our business strategy is focused on the production on Biofene®, Amyris’s brand of renewable farnesene, a long-chain branched hydrocarbon molecule, manufactured using Amyris-engineered microbes in fermentation of plant sugar feedstock.

Using Biofene as a first commercial building block molecule, we are developing a wide range of renewable specialty chemicals and fuels products, such as diesel and jet fuels, lubricants, polymers and plastic additives, flavors and fragrances, home and personal care, and cosmetics ingredients.

Amyris press release, blog etc

06/12/2018 - 19:01 Amyris Announces Signing of Major UCP in Porto/AICEP Consortium Project Agreement Valued at $50 Million
06/11/2018 - 18:05 Amyris Set to Join Russell Microcap Index
05/21/2018 - 07:15 BioDisrupt, Amyris Annual Investor Conference Provides Close-up of Technology & Strategy
05/18/2018 - 04:16 Amyris Sustainable Lubricants Joint Venture Company, Novvi, and Chevron Enter Agreement To Develop and Bring To Market New Renewable Base Oil Technologies
05/17/2018 - 09:58 Biossance Launches Mobile Interactive Clean Beauty Consumer Experience
05/14/2018 - 14:39 Amyris Continues Strong Momentum and Execution with 77% Revenue Growth and Exceeds Gross Margin Target
05/10/2018 - 06:57 Amyris to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences
05/09/2018 - 04:44 Amyris Presents Its No Compromise Product Portfolio at Techonomy New York
05/03/2018 - 06:07 Amyris Collaborates with Firmenich to Develop Disruptive Bio-Based Fragrance Ingredient
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02/08/2018 - 08:57 Amyris Aprinnova Joint Venture Launches Pharmaceutical Grade Neossance Squalane USP Opens New Market Among FDA Regulated Products
02/01/2018 - 06:30 Amyris Biossance Starts 2018 with Over 300% Retail Sales Growth Now Available Across SEPHORA Canada Stores
01/17/2018 - 14:51 Amyris Announces Over $25 Million in Grants
12/29/2017 - 07:38 DSM and Amyris Close Transactions for Brazilian Production Facility
11/17/2017 - 07:36 DSM Expands Strategic Alliance with Amyris and Acquires Brazilian Production Facility from Amyris
10/26/2017 - 06:32 H&R Makes Equity Investment in Novvi and its High-Performance Renewable Base Oil Technology
10/09/2017 - 11:23 Amyris Appoints Chief Operating Officer to Support Continued Strong Growth
10/05/2017 - 06:54 Amyris Enters into Product Development and Production Agreement with Royal DSM for Human Nutrition Ingredient