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This July, industrial biotech returns to its largest and grandest stage at the BIO World Congress, which convenes in Montreal on July 23rd through...

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Winner, winner, salmon dinner? Calysta raises $40M en route to scale

From California arrives the news that Calysta has raised $40 million in a Series D funding led by Mitsui and including amongst its participants...

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