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Websitesyntheticgenomics...
Twitter@SynGenomeInc
CategoryBioTech
Phone858-754-2900
Employees
Founded2005

Offices

La Jolla, USA
11149 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA, 92037
USA

People

Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board
CFO
CTO
Vice President, Agricultural Solutions
SVP, Business Development
VP, Bioinformatics
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
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Funding

TOTAL $40M
FUNDING TOTAL $40M
Series A, 12/2005
DFJ Frontier
Biotechonomy
$30M
Partial Close, 2/2013
$10M

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Synthetic Genomics

Synthetic Genomics, Inc. develops and commercializes genomic-driven solutions to address global energy and environmental challenges. The company engages in synthesizing and programming DNA by developing and utilizing the technologies in synthetic genomics. It designs and develops microbes for industrial processes and environmental applications. The company also develops microbial cultivation technologies and monitoring approaches that reveal novel microorganisms, suites of new genes, and fermentation platforms for metabolic engineering of microbes for commercial bioenergy applications. In addition, it involves in designing advanced biofuels with properties compared to ethanol and biodiesel; harnessing photosynthetic organisms to produce value added products directly from sunlight and carbon dioxide; developing new biological solutions to enhance production and/or recovery rates of subsurface hydrocarbons; and developing high-yielding, disease resistant, and economic feedstocks. The company’s solutions help in improving the production of energy, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals, as well as enable carbon sequestration and environmental remediation. Synthetic Genomics, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is based in La Jolla, California.

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  2. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  3. Exxon Backs Synthetic Genomics With Potential $300M Deal (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
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