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TWB Voeux 2018

Happy New Year 2018!

4 January 2018

TWB wishes you a surprising and exciting new year! Don’t hesitate to contact us: you wish to set up a research or development program in the field of industrial biotechnology; you need technical assistance or require the use of leading-edge technological equipment, … Contact: twb@inra.fr And don’t forget to register to our start-up next event:… Read more »

TWB service provider

TWB service provider for SuperBIO

8 November 2017

TWB becomes an expert SuperBIO service provider in the domain “Proof-of-concept and scale-up”. SuperBIO engages with companies and other industrial stakeholders that want to build innovative value chains around their activities and that are interested in innovation services to bring the value chain closer to the market. SMEs that are part of validated value chains… Read more »

Bravo to IBISBA H2020 project!

19 September 2017

The IBISBA 1.0 project for the biotechnology development in industry has just been selected by the European Commission under the call for tenders H2020-INFRAIA. The project is coordinated by INRA and involves TWB and LISBP with many other European partners*. The overarching aim of IBISBA 1.0 is to support and accelerate the uptake of industrial… Read more »

Great success for SYNTHACs project!

7 September 2017

The SYNTHACs project entitled “Synthetic Biology for the Production of Value- Added Chemicals from Renewable Resources” and price-winner at the 1st call of the program of Investment of Future in 2010 under the umbrella of ANR (Research National Agency) was dedicated to a fermentation production of a chemical -non-natural- synthon termed 2, 4 dihydroxybutyric acid (2,4… Read more »

TWB & Heurisko

Collaboration with Heurisko

12 June 2017

Two automated devices from the Heurisko company, allowing in vivo evolution of microbial populations, are installed on the Biotransformation and culture platform of TWB. Following its integration within the TWB consortium in January 2017, Heurisko signed a contract with TWB in order to put its cutting-edge technology at the service of biotechnology R&D.  Heurisko designs automated… Read more »

TWB hosts MicroPep Technologies

9 May 2017

The start-up “MicroPep Technologies” joins Toulouse White Biotechnology to accelerate the development of biostimulants and natural herbicides. Since its creation, TWB have hosted 4 start-ups. Today, 3 start-ups share the premises with TWB: EnobraQ, PILI and MicroPep Technologies. TWB objective is to speed up the development of industrial biotechnology, by providing in particular support to… Read more »

Conférence presse TWB mars2017

TWB supports start-ups

16 March 2017

The TWB mechanism provides assistance and a significant acceleration to start-up development, particularly in the initial phase. This was the conclusion of the press conference organized on 14 March 2017 in Toulouse by TWB, with testimonials of the two start-ups hosted into TWB premises. From left to right: Jérémie BLACHE – CEO PILI Pierre MONSAN… Read more »

TWB welcomed 8 new industrial partners

15 March 2017

During the meeting of its Strategic Steering Committee (SSC) on 9 & 10 March, 2017, TWB welcomed the 8 new industrial partners who joined the consortium on 1 January of the year: AB7 Industries, BGene, BIOASTER, Heurisko , Micropep Technologies, Naturamole, Servier, Syngulon. The accession of many start-ups shows the interest of TWB, bringing a… Read more »

ACTIVITY REPORT 2016

15 March 2017

In 2016, TWB enhanced the achievements of its first five years of existence and laid the foundation for a reflection on the evolution of its structure. With 89 collaborators and 45 private and public partners in the consortium at the end of 2016, TWB continues to grow steadily. The 2016 activities produced a turn-over growth… Read more »

SuperBIO Workshop: a great success

25 January 2017

In the frame of SuperBIO, TWB* hosted its first thematic workshop entitled “Use of Microorganisms and their products for biopesticide, biostimulation and bioremediation applications”, on 13 January 2017 (Toulouse, France). The chemical global market of plant protection products was estimated in 2016 to USD 55 billion but the one of global bioprotection products represents only… Read more »