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Lygos Closes Series B Financing

July 17, 2018

We are excited to announce the close of Lygos’ $15.5MM Series B round of financing. Led by IA Ventures and First Round Capital, these funds will be used to accelerate...

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September 15, 2017
Lygos is Awarded National Science Foundation Grant for Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
July 25, 2017
Lygos Appoints Industry Expert Johan van Walsem as COO
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Lygos raises $13MM Series A financing
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Lygos recognized in BIO report on Advanced BioEconomy
July 1, 2016
Lygos is currently hiring!
May 5, 2016
Lygos and Sirrus Announce Synthesis of Methylene Malonates Using Bio-Derived Feedstock
April 28, 2016
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March 11, 2016
Lygos awarded $300,000 Small Business Voucher from DOE
November 5, 2015
Lygos voted one of the 40 hottest small companies in the advanced bioeconomy
October 6, 2015
Malonic acid, a smarter chemical
March 25, 2015
Lygos Demonstrates Biology’s Advantage Over Petroleum
March 6, 2015
Lygos Completes First Pilot-Scale Production of Malonic Acid from Renewable Resources at Berkeley Lab’s ABPDU
November 26, 2014
Life-Science Startups Find New Life In Used Equipment (SF Chronicle)
November 14, 2014
Malonic Acid: A Bio-Advantaged Chemical
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The Resurgence of Industrial Biotech
November 10, 2014
Lygos Named One Of The 40 Hottest Smaller Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy for 2014-15 by Biofuels Digest
October 28, 2014
Lygos Inc. Receives Two Grants for Microbial Technology Projects
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Put Down Oil Drill, Pick Up The Test Tube: Making Fuel From Yeast
November 6, 2012
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