Liege, Belgium (PRWEB) June 17, 2015
Syngulon has been selected for the Sofinnova Partners Renewable Chemistry Start-up Award, presented at Bio World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology (in July in Montreal, Canada).
Sofinnova Partners is a leading European venture capital fund based in Paris investing in start-up and early stage companies across Europe and North America.
In total 38 companies were selected worldwide. The Top 5 companies will be selected by popular vote online and the winner will be selected at Bio World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology by an industry jury. Guy Helin, our CEO, will also present at the congress.
Syngulon is a start-up, founded in 2013, which proposes to develop and to integrate the biology of synthesis (synthetic biology) in the activities of white biotechnology. White biotechnology gathers the industrial applications, by the use of biological systems like alternative to the classical chemical processes. The first uses are in the sectors of polymers, the fuels, the solvents, construction, the textile, and all the products made by chemistry.
Syngulon is a start up with a long term proven track record in synthetic biology meeting the key industrial biotechnology market needs with a novel patent pending selection technology designed specifically for industrial biotechnology, through a unique and innovative genetic firewall to boost microbial fermentation, that brings cost-effective solutions for large markets and significant growth and licensing revenue opportunities.
VOTE NOW for Syngulon at http://www.sofinnova.fr/en/renewable-chemistry-start-up-award/