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Industry-leading BRAIN BioArchive

The BRAIN Group’s proprietary BioArchive offers access to an immense variety of new biological solutions for sustainable industrial processes and ingredients. The BRAIN BioArchive encompasses microorganisms, natural compounds, fractions obtained from edible plant material, metagenome and enzyme libraries, as well as complete metabolic paths including previously uncultivable organisms. The company is continuously expanding this unique, dynamic “nature´s toolbox”.

Enzymes

Microorganisms

Bioactive Compounds

~600
Characterized enzymes from EC1-5
~53,000
Characterized microorganisms
~50,000
Natural and naturally inspired compounds
230
Giga-bp DNA
2000
Strains in Green-Mining-Toolbox
~22,000
Identified bioactive natural ingredients of plant origin
54
Metagenome libraries
40
Strains from China List
~13,000
Plant fractions available for isolation campaigns
~60 m
Digitalized metagenomic open reading frames
450
Habitat collections and environmental samples
~10,000
Fractions from edible source (China List)

The BRAIN BioArchive is an industry leading collection of natural resources and metagenome libraries. Library examples:

  • MetXtraTM: unique in silico enzyme selection (Biocatalysts)
  • ABEL®: Activity-Based Expression Libraries (BRAIN AG)
  • LIL®: Large-Insert Libraries (BRAIN AG)
  • METAGENO: substantial metagenome libraries (BRAIN AG)
  • CompActives®: easily scalable compounds for bioactivity screenings (BRAIN AG)
  • MEGx: world’s most sustainable collection of purified natural products, isolated from plants (MEGxp) and microorganisms (MEGxm) (AnalytiCon Discovery)

22 May 2020
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International Day for Biological Diversity

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