PlantResponse was named EuropaBio’s SME of the month for August 2019. Read the interview with our EMEA Director, Francisco Javier Garcia Dominguez, where he discusses how PlantResponse addresses the challenges and opportunities faced by a biotech SME in Europe.
On June 27th, PlantResponse CTO, Dr. John Kruse, participated in a unique ag webinar, Agrifood Conversations. Agrifood Conversations is part of a weekly webinar series featuring the best in agriculture innovation sponsored by iSelect, The VanTrump Report and The Yield Lab Institute. Agrifood Conversations is all about driving innovation and, each month, highlighting a specific theme [...]
Cybelion® has been approved as an organic input by FiBL, the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture in Germany, and can be used by Demeter growers. Demeter is the first ecological certification agency and is the most recognized organization worldwide for biodynamic agriculture. FiBL is the organization that manages the database of agricultural inputs of Demeter International. [...]
PlantResponse has signed a licensing agreement with the University of Tübingen in Germany for trait technology that confers enhanced plant innate immunity to fungal infections. Researchers at the University of Tübingen have developed and patented two trait events that were sourced from Arabidopsis genes that, when transferred to crops, enhanced the plant’s own immune system [...]
On March 11, 2019 SVG Ventures announced its 2019 THRIVE Top 50 Report, an annual ranking of 50 leading global AgTech companies exemplifying the best in agriculture and food-focused innovation. PlantResponse has been listed as one of these 50 companies which are considered by the authors as «critical assets to the industry». The report recognizes [...]
Our biostimulant Cybelion® has received organic certification. Cybelion® is an extract made from mycelial cellular membranes that stimulates plant growth, strengthens the crop, and enhances the yield and quality of the harvest. The certification body CAAE granted PlantResponse™ this certification after a meticulous evaluation, in accordance with the European Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production. The certification [...]
PlantResponse™ is exclusively developing a novel technology based on a newly discovered symbiotic plant microorganism association between an endophytic fungus and plants, recently published in the prestigious journal CELL. This breakthrough is the result of a collaboration between researchers from the Centro de Biotecnología y Genómica de Plantas (CBGP, Madrid, Spain) and the [...]