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About Amyris

Amyris (NASDAQ: AMRS) is building an integrated renewable products company by applying industrial synthetic biology to genetically modify microorganisms to serve as living factories. Amyris designs microorganisms to produce defined molecules for use as renewable chemicals and transportation fuels. Amyris Brasil, a subsidiary of Amyris, oversees the establishment and expansion of Amyris's production in Brazil, including SMA Industria Quimica, its joint venture with Sao Martinho. In addition, Amyris is building fuel distribution capabilities in the United States through its subsidiary, Amyris Fuels.

Amyris Headquarter Location

5885 Hollis Street Suite 100

Emeryville, California, 94608,

United States


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Research containing Amyris

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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Amyris in 2 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on May 25, 2021.

Expert Collections containing Amyris

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Amyris is included in 3 Expert Collections, including Synthetic Biology.


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Amyris Patents

Amyris has filed 133 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Molecular biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Genetics
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Latest Amyris News

Global Synthetic Biology Market to Surpass US$ 100.4 Billion by 2030, Says Coherent Market Insights (CMI)

May 19, 2022

Regional Analysis North America (US, Canada), Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Rest of Latin America), Europe (U.K, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe), APAC (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, ASEAN and Rest of Asia Pacific), ME (GCC Countries, Israel, and Rest of Middle East) & Africa (South Africa, North Africa and Central Africa) Key Companies Covered Thermo Fisher Scientific, Synbio Technologies, Merck KGaA, Agilent Technologies, Inc., GenScript, Amyris, Eurofins Genomics GmbH, Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc., Codexis, Inc., EnBiotix, Inc., Synthego, New England Biolabs (UK) Ltd., Scarab Genomics, LLC and Genomatica, Inc. Request Sample copy of this Report @ Among product, the enzymes segment is expected to witness the largest market share in the global synthetic biology market over the forecast period. Enzyme engineering plays a central role in the development of effective biocatalysts for biological sciences and biomedicine. This is anticipated to drive the growth of market. In terms of technology, the gene synthesis segment accounted for a major share of the market in 2020. Gene synthesis is emerging technology that enabled to develop innovations in synthetic biology. This is expected to drive the growth of segment Among end user, the biotechnology & pharmaceutical industry segment is expected to hold a dominant position in the market during the forecast period. Increase in focus on developing cell based therapies by pharmaceutical key players is likely propel the segment growth. Among region, North America is expected to dominate the global synthetic biology market over the forecast period. The early adoption of advanced technologies and presence of key market players are the factors anticipated to drive the market growth in the region. Competitive Landscape: Key players operating in the global synthetic biology market include Thermo Fisher Scientific, Synbio Technologies, Merck KGaA, Agilent Technologies, Inc., GenScript, Amyris, Eurofins Genomics GmbH, Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc., Codexis, Inc., EnBiotix, Inc., Synthego, New England Biolabs (UK) Ltd., Scarab Genomics, LLC, and Genomatica, Inc. Buy-Now this Research Report @ Market Segmentation: Oligonucleotides Related Market Intelligence Reports: Oligonucleotide Synthesis Market , by Equipment & Services (Equipment/Synthesizer, Reagents, and Services (Oligo Synthesis, Modification, and Purification)), by Technology (Column-based, and Microarray-based), by Nucleic Acid (DNA and RNA), by Application (Drug Discovery and Therapeutics), by End User (Academic Research Institutes, Diagnostic Laboratories, and Pharmaceutical-Biotechnology Companies), and by Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa) - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2020 - 2027 Biologics Market , by Drug Class (Monoclonal Antibody, Vaccine, Recombinant Insulin, Human Growth Hormone, Blood Factor, Fusion Protein, Erythropoietin, Recombinant Enzyme, Interferon, Colony-stimulating Factor, Cell Therapy, Gene Therapy, Oligonucleotides and Others (Peptide, Botulinum Toxin, and Others)), by Therapeutic Application (Oncology, Metabolic Disorders, Autoimmune/Immunologic Diseases, Ophthalmic Diseases, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBDs), Respiratory Disorders, Neurological Disorders, Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs), Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs), Infectious Diseases, and Others), by Distribution Channel (Hospitals Pharmacies, Retail Pharmacies, and Online Pharmacies), and by Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa) - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2019 - 2027 About Us: Coherent Market Insights is a global market intelligence and consulting organization focused on assisting our plethora of clients achieve transformational growth by helping them make critical business decisions. We are headquartered in India, having sales office at global financial capital in the U.S. and sales consultants in United Kingdom and Japan. Our client base includes players from across various business verticals in over 57 countries worldwide. We create value for clients through our highly reliable and accurate reports. We are also committed in playing a leading role in offering insights in various sectors post-COVID-19 and continue to deliver measurable, sustainable results for our clients.

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Amyris Rank

  • When was Amyris founded?

    Amyris was founded in 2003.

  • Where is Amyris's headquarters?

    Amyris's headquarters is located at 5885 Hollis Street, Emeryville.

  • What is Amyris's latest funding round?

    Amyris's latest funding round is PIPE - II.

  • How much did Amyris raise?

    Amyris raised a total of $341.6M.

  • Who are the investors of Amyris?

    Investors of Amyris include Thayer Ventures and SVG Ventures.

  • Who are Amyris's competitors?

    Competitors of Amyris include Viridos, Enerkem, Erbi Biosystems, Lynntech, Gevo and 13 more.

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