Chemicals, produced renewably

Next-generation yeast, designed for scale

Metabolic pathways, that can outcompete petroleum

Feedstock diversity, moving beyond sugar

With our expertise in synthetic biology & metabolic engineering, we're developing low-cost routes to the feedstock chemicals of the future.

Recent News

Lygos' lean startup model highlighed in an article in the San Francisco Chronicle (11/26/2014)

Lygos named one of the 40 Hottest Smaller Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy for 2014-15 by Biofuels Digest