SilicoLife

Who are we?

SilicoLife is a company devoted to create computational solutions for the fast growing Industrial Biotechnology market. It benefits from the expertise and international exposure of the team in the fields of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, to provide highly specialized services, in an area most of the times absent in biotech companies.

Our technology

What do we do?

SilicoLife provides dedicated models, robust algorithms and user-friendly software tools to accelerate strain design and bioprocess optimization, therefore accelerating R&D efforts and shortening the time to market of new biotechnology-based products.

Contact us

Where are we?

We are based in Portugal and working for the world.

If you want to know more about us you can reach us at info@silicolife.com.

 
News

EFI event: Bioeconomy in Southern Europe

efi_logo_leaf_abbreviation_rgbSilicoLife will be present in the event “Visions, opportunities and challenges for the Bioeconomy in Southern Europe“, organized by the European Forest Institute, next September 28th, in San Sebastian, Spain.
Simão Soares will be presenting SilicoLife as a speaker in the session about innovative developments in Southern Europe and will be also discussing the regional approaches for a forest based bioeconomy as board member of P-BIO in a discussion panel.

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Hot 40 emerging companies: vote for SilicoLife!

hot40-2016-smVoting has begun for The Digest Hot 40 2016. SilicoLife is again in the voting list for the 40 Hottest Emerging Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy.

We would like to invite you to express your support with your vote for SilicoLife.
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Two new PhD fellowships open: apply now!

screen-shot-2016-09-14-at-12-03-16SilicoLife is seeking a highly motivated person with a committed personality who wants to develop his or her PhD in an industrial environment and with a strong interest in design of biological systems using modelling/computational approaches.

These 2 PhD positions are part of the EU Marie Curie Action PaCMEN – Predictive & Accelerated Metabolic Engineering Network. PAcMEN is an European PhD programme, which offers excellent training in biotech research and innovation for 16 talented young scientists.

Apply now!

 

Metabolic Engineering 11

me11_logo_pmsSilicoLife is present this week at Metabolic Engineering Conference, at The Westin Awaji Island, in Kobe, Japan.

Metabolic Engineering Conference is the leading conference for sharing the state-of-the-art developments and achievements made in the field of metabolic engineering. The theme of this year’s conference is Design, Synthesis and System Integration for Metabolic Engineering. The 2o16 edition is held at the Awaji Island, Japan, during June 26-30.

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

 

DD-DeCaF: Data-Driven Design of Cell Factories

SilicoLife is part of the DD-DeCaF consortium, a four-year collaborative project on data-driven design of cells and microbial communities for applications ranging from human health to sustainable production of chemicals. This project, coordinated by the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, was awarded by the European Commission with 6.3 million Euros and brings together leading academic partners from five European universities with five innovative European companies to address the challenge of building a comprehensive design tool.

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World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

SilicoLife will be present at the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology in San Diego.

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 2016 edition will be held in San Diego, California, US (April 17-20, 2016) with 1,200 attendees from 50 countries.

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