Yesterday 22 CEOs from Member State Biotech companies, together with representatives of 11 National
Biotech Associations, converged on Europe’s capital for EuropaBio Brussels Day and a series of
meetings with EU decision makers.
Today, Europabio joins in congratulating the three Nobel Prize winning scientists who have discovered
that the key to successful DNA replication is in the caps at the ends of chromosomes - the telomeres -
and in the enzyme that forms them - telomerase.
EuropaBio, the European Association for Bioindustries, and Venture Valuation, with the collaboration of
national stakeholders, yesterday published a ground-breaking report “Biotech in the new EU Member
States: an emerging sector”...
Today WWF released the report “Industrial biotechnology - More than green fuel in a dirty economy?”. This groundbreaking report explores the transformational potential of industrial biotechnology in contributing towards a low-carbon economy.
GM crops can and already do play an important role in reducing the negative environmental impacts of agriculture and feeding a growing population in a worsening climate, reveals a report published today by EuropaBio.
Speaking at the fifth International Conference on Renewable Resources & Biorefineries (1) in Ghent, Belgium, EuropaBio’s Secretary General Willy De Greef addressed the potential for agriculture to deliver food, feed and raw materials in an enabling policy environment.