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Carbios strengthens its strategic partnership with TWB

21 May 2015

Carbios, an innovative green chemistry company, develops its strategic and historical partnership with TWB. Significant progress has been made by the academic teams of TWB and LISBP involved in the THANAPLAST project. Within this context, CARBIOS wishes to strengthen its collaboration with TWB and the CRT/CRITT Bio-industries (INSA Toulouse, France) to accelerate the industrialization of… Read more »

Alain Marty appointed Chief Science Officer at Carbios

21 April 2015

Alain Marty, professor at INSA Toulouse (France) and researcher at LISBP (Laboratoire d’Ingénierie des Systèmes Biologiques et des Procédés), was appointed Chief Science Officer at Carbios. Since the founding of TWB, Alain Marty is working with TWB via INRA in the THANAPLAST project. The objective of this project over a five-year time is to replace… Read more »

The 2014 activity report of TWB is available

4 March 2015

  The 2014 activity report of TWB confirmed the positive results achieved in 2013, the first full year of operation of the demonstrator. A new stage is reached in the development of TWB and a sustainable future is now expected.   Downloading : TWB-RA-2014-HD-UK  

Press release: TWB welcomes new industrial partners

25 November 2014

TWB welcomes 10 new industrial partners to accelerate innovations in the bioeconomy. Toulouse White Biotechnology (TWB), a pre-industrial demonstrator in Industrial Biotechnology based on renewable carbon, managed by INRA, announces the opening of its consortium to international and national new members. In parallel, the historical members committed since 2012, renew their partnership for 3 years…. Read more »

"iGEM 2014 Toulouse" team soon in Boston

14 October 2014

TWB provides support to the team of students from INSA Toulouse and the University Paul Sabatier. They will soon present their project at the international competition of synthetic biology iGEM 2014 (International Genetically Engineered Machine), organized by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The Toulouse team will present a method of biological eradication of the… Read more »

Press release: TWB opens its consortium on January 1st, 2015

7 July 2014

TWB opens its consortium to new partners, actors in the field of the industrial biotechnology, on January 1st, 2015.  Toulouse White Biotechnology (TWB), a pre-industrial demonstrator created in 2012 and administrated by INRA, is based on a consortium of 20 private companies, 5 investors, 2 tech transfer companies and 9 public partners. On January 1st,… Read more »

TWB signed a strategic partnership contract of synthetic biology with TOTAL

28 April 2014

TWB signed a strategic contract of  collaboration with TOTAL for the production of molecules for the plastics chemistry from biosourced raw materials. “It is a great honor and a highly significant achievement for “Toulouse White Biotechnology” to have signed such an important contract with Total. We do hope to contribute efficiently to the involvement of… Read more »

Upcoming TWB committee meetings

27 March 2013

Read on for the dates of the next TWB committee meetings : 13/09/2013 : Comité d’orientation stratégique 05/02/2014 : Comité d’éthique et de développement durable 06/02/2014 : Conseil scientifique 07/02/2014  : Assemblée générale et Comité d’orientation stratégique