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18 November 2020

Skin regeneration at the flick of a switch

Scientists at BRAIN have demonstrated by a specially developed cell-based assay in the laboratory that bioactive substances from the BRAIN Bioarchive can activate skin cells. Industrial customers, e.g. from the cosmetics industry, can now use the test system to screen natural substances from the BRAIN substance library according to their specifications and thus find natural active ingredients for skin regeneration.

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11 November 2020

Award for efficient knowledge transfer

Enzyme expert Biocatalysts wins the IChemE Global Food & Drink Award for an ultra-scale-down process for accelerated enzyme production on an industrial scale

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26 October 2020

Enzyme development as team work

BRAIN and Biocatalysts have jointly developed their first enzyme. Biocatalysts is now bringing the hydrolase Proteocut K to the life sciences market as a more powerful alternative to Proteinase K.

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21 October 2020

New members of the Supervisory Board

A bioprocess engineer and a food technologist – with the Swiss Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wiltrud Treffenfeldt and the British Stephen Catling as new Supervisory Board members, the Supervisory Board of BRAIN AG has not only gained further professional expertise, but also more internationality and an increased percentage of women.

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Matthias Enste
21 September 2020

Enzyme formulator with space for more

News & Views visited Matthias Enste, Managing Director of the enzyme company WeissBioTech in its new production facility in Büttelborn.

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Digitalministerin bei BRAIN
21 September 2020

Digitally supported metagenomics

During a visit to BRAIN, the Hessian Minister for Digitalization informed herself about the advantages of digitalization in biotechnology

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