Verdezyne, Genencor continue collaboration

Verdezyne Inc., formerly Coda Genomics Inc., will provide its advanced computational algorithms for generating enzymes to Genencor, A Danisco Division to assist Genencor with its research initiatives, including enzyme product solutions for biofuels. Genencor and Verdezyne have been working together since October to create libraries of synthetic genes and proteins for Genencor's future research. Verdezyne's technology involves the evolution of metabolic pathways for the cost-effective commercial production of biofuels and platform chemicals.