Improving the microbe

SilicoLife creates computational solutions for the fast growing Industrial Biotechnology applications, allowing our clients to design optimized microbial strains for the cost-effective production of specific target compounds such as biofuels, chemicals, food ingredients or biopolymers.

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Exploring new pathways

SilicoLife builds computational models of microbial cells and develops proprietary state-of-the-art algorithms to find the most efficient pathways between raw-material and end-product, enabling our clients to streamline the strain design process and explore non-intuitive pathway modifications.

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Building cell factories

Leading chemical, materials and synthetic biology companies have chosen SilicoLife as development partner benefiting from our in silico metabolic engineering tailor-made solutions.

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EFIB 2014

SilicoLife will be present at the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology, taking place on 30 September – 2 October, in Reims, France.

EFIB is the European market leading conference for the industrial biotechnology, if you would like to have a meeting with our delegates please contact us.


Semantic Mining in Biomedicine

SilicoLife will be present at the 6th International Symposium on Semantic Mining in Biomedicine (SMBM) in Aveiro, Portugal (6th-7th October). Hugo Costa, research associate at SilicoLife and lead developer of @note2 will be showcasing our open-source tool for biomedical text mining.

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BIOSPAINSilicoLife will be present at this year edition of BioSpain.

BIOSPAIN 2014 is the largest biotech event organized by a national bioindustry association in Europe and will be held in Santiago de Compostela (24th-26th September 2014) with the participation of a well balanced mixture of local and international private companies, universities, overseas clusters, research institutes and governmental bodies.

If you would like to have a meeting with our delegates please contact us.


SilicoLife joins CLIB2021

CLIB2021SilicoLife joins the Cluster Industrielle Biotechnologie CLIB 2021. CLIB2021 is a association of corporations and institutions participating in biotechnology research that aim at closing the gap between fundamental research, applied research and markets.

The cluster has more than more than 90 German and international members (40%) of household names of the chemical industry, SME, universities and investors involved in consortia addressing R&D to biotech feedstock, fuel, bulk and specialty chemistry.

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BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

SilicoLife will be present at the 11th BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology.

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals. The 2014 edition will be held in Philadelphia, PA (May 12-15, 2014).

If you would like to have a meeting with our delegates please contact us.


SilicoLife in two ERA-IB projects

ERA-IBSilicoLife is participating in two ERA-Net Industrial Biotechnology (ERA-IB2) projects: DeYeast Library coordinated by the European Molecular Biology Laboratory and IPCRES coordinated by University College London.

ERA-IB2 is ERA-NET fostering an European Knowledge Based Bio-Economy by reducing fragmentation and promote the exchange of knowledge across borders. The two projects were grant in the ERA-IB 4th joint call for proposals: Industrial biotechnology for Europe – an integrated approach.

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