Make Your Own Opportunities
Dr. Laura McArdle is a keen chemist and investor in life science biotech companies with sound science to improve the lives of people.
Focusing on growing a positive impact on health, science, society and the environment.
Connecting with entrepreneurs, leaders, researchers, academic institutions in biotech.
Identify exceptional companies founded on strong science that supports sustainability.
lOOKING TO THE FUTURE
bioMASON, Inc. is a unique biomaterials startup whose technology provides a better solution for reducing the CO2 emissions generated by global masonry manufacturing.
Kebotix partners with the private and public sector in harnessing the power of its breakthrough platform that combines artificial intelligence and robotic automation to discover chemicals and materials significantly faster and more affordably.
LanzaTech is turning the global carbon challenge into an opportunity with the potential to displace 30% of crude oil use today and reduce global CO2 emissions by 10%.
MycoWorks is a San Francisco-based materials company focused on the development and manufacturing of sustainable products. The company’s first product, Reishi ™, is the first non-plastic, non-animal material that performs like leather.
Vestaron is a company dedicated to improving the safety, efficacy and sustainability of crop protection through migration from synthetic pesticides to peptide-based biopesticides.
STARTUPS TO WATCH
Biosyntia is a biotech start-up within synthetic biology and metabolic engineering. The company develops microbial biocatalysts at an unprecedented speed and efficiency by employing its patent pending high-throughput screening technology. The pipeline includes the vitamins biotin and thiamine.
Chromologics is a biotech spin-out from the Technical University of Denmark. The company has have developed a fungal biotech platform for production of natural colorants that are suitable for lab-grown food colorants. The production process is sustainable, scalable and cost-competitive. Unlike other existing natural colors, the colorants are not extracted from high value raw materials like fruit and vegetables but produced in a cell factory.
Formulated with care, designed with quality, built with integrity.