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Jan 03, 2018, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks CEO to present at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Jason Kelly, co-founder and CEO of Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, will present at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on...


Dec 14, 2017, 07:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Launches New Organism Foundry, Supported by $275 Million in Series D Funding

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, today announced the opening of Bioworks3 – Ginkgo's third foundry for prototyping and scaling engineered...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks is Named in the 2017 Global Cleantech 100 Ones to Watch List

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, today announced it was named in the 2017 Global Cleantech 100 Ones to Watch list, produced by...


Oct 03, 2017, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Taps Transcriptic's Robotics Software to Further Accelerate Automation in Organism Design

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, today announced a collaboration with robotic cloud laboratory Transcriptic. Through a five year agreement...


Jul 27, 2017, 14:00 ET Swissaustral and Ginkgo Bioworks partner to develop improved industrial enzymes

Today, Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, and Swissaustral, a leader in the development of novel enzymatic products and processes from...


Jul 27, 2017, 14:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks and Kerry Announce New Technology Partnership

Today, Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, announced a new partnership with Kerry, the global taste and nutrition company. Ginkgo will work with...


Jun 29, 2017, 07:30 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Announces New Chief Business Officer and Head of Metabolic Engineering to Support Business Growth

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, today announced Ena Cratsenburg as chief business officer and Dr. Will Schroeder as head of metabolic...


May 18, 2017, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks and Robertet announce successful commercial-scale fermentation of flavor and fragrance cultured ingredient

Today, Ginkgo Bioworks and Robertet USA are announcing the successful commercial-scale fermentation of a key flavor and fragrance ingredient. The...


Jan 20, 2017, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Leading Synthetic DNA Provider Gen9

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, announced today the acquisition of Gen9, a pioneer in the synthesis and assembly of DNA. The acquisition...


Jan 06, 2017, 09:00 ET Christian Henry Joins Ginkgo Bioworks Board of Directors

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, today announced that Christian Henry, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of Illumina, has...


Jan 03, 2017, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks CEO to present at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, announced that Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Jason Kelly will present at the 35th Annual J.P....


Sep 29, 2016, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Unveils Next Generation Organism Foundry to Bring Biotech into New Markets

Today, Ginkgo Bioworks, the organism company, announced the opening of Bioworks2, the next generation of their foundry for designing and...


Sep 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks to Design Custom Microorganisms for ADM

 Ginkgo Bioworks today announced that it has signed an agreement with Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), one of the world's largest...


Sep 22, 2016, 12:30 ET Ginkgo Bioworks is tapped by Cargill to help enhance its bioindustrial fermentation processes

 With a successful track record for developing and customizing organisms that can produce ingredients such as scents and flavors, Ginkgo...


Jun 27, 2016, 10:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Named as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

 Ginkgo Bioworks, a leading organism design company bringing biology to industrial engineering, was today awarded as one of the World Economic...


Jun 08, 2016, 07:30 ET Ginkgo Bioworks Secures $100 Million Series C Investment

 Ginkgo Bioworks, an organism design company, today announced that it has raised $100 million in a Series C round of funding with participation...