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Zymergen: Searching beyond the bounds of human intuition

  • Zymergen 5980 Horton Street Emeryville, CA, 94608 (map)

Richard Pieters President Products
‎Stefan de Kok Senior Scientist

True innovation is about finding new and better ways to solve tough, real world problems that span industries — from agriculture to chemical manufacturing and healthcare. Zymergen is unlocking the power of biology to solve these problems with our customers. We engineer better microbes that make useful molecules, which are part of all the materials in our daily lives. We are engineering biology predictably, reliably and to levels of performance unattainable through traditional R&D methods. Our comprehensive approach brings together technology, automation, and biology with the most sophisticated capabilities in each. As a result, we deliver better economics for current products, help customers bring new products to market faster, and develop novel products the world has not yet seen.

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