Mascoma awarded top biofuels designation

Mascoma Corp. announced its favorable position atop the biofuels landscape, according to a Lux Research Inc. report issued earlier this year. Mascoma received top honors from the Lux report, "Ranking Biofuel Startups on the Lux Innovation Grid," which analyzes a number of key criteria to indicate which companies are more likely to succeed as the market matures. The Lux Innovation Grid's predictions are based on selective criteria including revenue per employee, patents, performance metrics, production capacity and other data.