SilicoLife

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.

Our technology

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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News

BIOSPAIN 2014

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.

 

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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Biofuels Digest Hot 40

Hot40-logo-2014-15Voting has begun for Biofuels Digest Hot 50, Hot 40 and Hot 30 2014-2015 rankings40 Hottest Small Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy is the new ranking from Biofuels Digest and SilicoLife is nominated!

We would like to invite you to express your support with your vote for SilicoLife.

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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.

 

Jobs: Systems biology/bioinformatics PhD position

SilicoLife 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 genome-scale integrative approaches.

The successful candidate should have a master degree in biology/life sciences, computer science, bioinformatics, engineering or a related discipline. The selected candidate will work in close cooperation with biologists and computer scientists, therefore a general background in systems biology and/or bioinformatics is expected for understanding the project needs.

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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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