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CHAIN wins award and launches new website

Award winning CHAIN Biotech launches its new website, funded by a prize voucher from the Industrial Biotechnology Leadership Forum (IBLF). The IBLF is an industry led and Government sponsored initiative to drive a bio-economy in the UK. During the Industrial Biotechnology Showcase in London in February 2015 CHAIN Biotech was awarded the ‘Most Promising SME’ prize. CHAIN selected Starbit, a design and digital media company based in Edinburgh, to design and build the website and refine the Company logo. Ben...
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CHAIN joins University of Nottingham Synthetic Biology Research Centre

CHAIN Biotechnology Ltd is proud to announce a new collaboration with Professor Nigel Minton’s Clostridial Research Group at the University of Nottingham’s recently-established £14.3 million Synthetic Biology Research Centre (SBRC). Two strain development scientists will begin working full-time within the SBRC alongside world leaders in the field of Clostridial research. The CHAIN team will utilise cutting-edge synthetic biology and metabolic engineering tools developed in the centre for creating industrially robust microbial hosts or “chassis” for the production of high-value...
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CHAIN hires Research Manager

CHAIN Biotechnology Ltd welcomes Dr Dana Heldt. Dana is an experienced strain development scientist and metabolic engineer with more than ten years industrial experience, including four years with BioSyntha Technology Ltd (now ZuvaSyntha Ltd). Her passion for molecular biology and expertise developing bacteria for chemical production is an exciting addition to the CHAIN team. Dana will manage the research team, currently based at the University of Nottingham and Imperial College London.
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