Tag Archives: DNA

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Makes First Agtech Investment in AgBiome’s $34.5m Series B

The biological crop protection startup is the first agtech equity investment by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which will look at all technologies that can play a role in increasing productivity for smallholder farmers, a spokesperson told AgFunderNews.

Zymergen Seals $42M Series A to Continue Mass Production of Microbes Using Robotics

Microbial DNA maker Zymergen recently announced a $42M Series A led by Data Collective, with a group of investors participating, including AME Cloud Ventures, Draper Fisher Jurveston, HVF, Innovation Endeavors, Obvious Ventures, True Ventures, and Two Sigma Ventures.