Creating
a ­#Biobased­Future
#Future­Food
#BRAIN­engineered­Cas
#Plantbased­Sweeteners

The future is bio-based

Industrial biotechnology is our profession. Finding solutions for sustainable products and processes is our passion. Together with our customers, we are creating a #biobasedFuture.


A fermentation plant at Biocatalysts
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What we do

We enable industry partners to make products and processes more sustainable: with optimized enzymes, high-performance microorganisms and bioactive compounds.

Products and markets


How we do it

Our interdisciplinary, agile approach, scientific and application expertise, and a broad portfolio of biotech methods are key to our innovative solutions.

Solutions

Why work with us?

As a solution provider for industry we bring customer projects to a fast and successful outcome.

BRAIN CRISPR
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GENOME EDITING

We CRISPR for You

With our own CRISPR-Cas genome scissors, we meet customer project goals faster and cheaper

We CRISPR for You
CUSTOMIZED ENZYMES

Customized Enzymes

We identify and develop optimized enzymes and biocatalysts that meet complex process and application requirements.

Enzymes
BIOPROCESS DEVELOPMENT

Bioprocess Development – Design For Manufacture

The Bioprocess Development technology unit develops, optimizes and scales up microbial production processes. To implement such processes successfully, our experts use the wide range of technical and support skills at their disposal.

Bioprocess Development
STRAIN DEVELOPMENT

Microbial strain development

Based on our industry-leading collection of natural resources and data we identify, develop and optimize microbial production strains that meet our customers’ needs.

Microbial Strain Development

The BRAIN Group

The BRAIN Group provides first-class research and development work, specialized production expertise and access to attractive markets. All companies act as self-sufficient entities yet interconnect to synergize in R&D and production in the fields of biotechnology and natural product chemistry.

Latest press releases


Press release, 27 September 2022

Change in the Executive Management Board of BRAIN Biotech AG, genome editing activities established under the Akribion Genomics brand

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Press release, 26 September 2022

BRAIN Biotech AG sells subsidiary L.A. Schmitt to a URI group company

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Press release, 29 August 2022

BRAIN Biotech AG: On Track to Reach Financial Year 2021/22 Targets, 9M Reporting

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News & Views

Interested in getting to know more about what drives the company and its people to find biotechnological answers to the questions of today’s industries? Check out our stories here:


23 August 2022
BRAIN Summer School

Biotransformation – "No technology can do it alone"

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14 July 2022
BRAIN Group at IFT

Strong performance

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6 July 2022

"An ESG report should not be justified in itself"

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Since 2021 we have been committed to the UN Global Compact corporate responsibility initiative and its principles in the areas of human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption

ESG and Sustainability Report

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Enabling #futurefood with precision fermentation

Nutrition in industrialized countries will move away from meat and dairy consumption towards alternative sources of protein and foods. These will rely on plants, microorganisms and cell cultures. Biotechnology will be the key enabler. This is where we come in.

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