Capture of Toxic Molecules

Capture of Toxic Molecules

 Biotech – Capture of Toxic Molecules of Interest The Challenge A yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, has been genetically modified to produce C16-C18 fatty alcohol, a valuable product. However, these fatty alcohols are also toxic to the yeast which poses a serious...
Filamentous Microorganisms

Filamentous Microorganisms

Morphology Control for Filamentous Microorganisms   The Challenge A customer designed a new fermentation system for the production of peroxigenase. The customer needed to ensure a high fermentation productivity in the new system using the mould Aspergillus...
Transparent Conductor

Transparent Conductor

    Transparent Conductor       The Challenge   To increase thermal conductivity for heat dissipation in plastics, compounders have traditionally included conductive additives like metals, graphite or carbon black in the compound. The...
Selenium

Selenium

    Selenium       The Challenge With the expected implementation of stricter water quality regulations for the mining sector in Canada, many mines are looking for a solution to remove Selenium from process water. Current water treatment...