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Company Overview of Mascoma Corporation
Mascoma Corporation, a renewable fuels company, owns a technology for the conversion of abundant biomass. The company, through its proprietary consolidated bioprocessing (CBP) technology platform, develops genetically-modified yeasts and other microorganisms that enhance yields in the production of renewable fuels and chemicals. Mascoma Corporation, through its CBP technology, develops genetically-modified MGT yeast product that would be used by corn ethanol producers as a drop-in substitute for existing yeasts. Its CBP technology would also be used in the conversion of hardwood feedstock into cellulosic ethanol. The company also plans to offer its CBP technology to develop biorefineries tha...
610 Lincoln Street
Waltham, MA 02451
Founded in 2005
Key Executives for Mascoma Corporation
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
Mascoma Corporation Key Developments
Mascoma Corporation Names Johannes Pieter (Hans) van Dijken to Scientific Advisory Board
May 13 14
Mascoma Corporation announced that Johannes Pieter (Hans) van Dijken Ph.D. has joined its Scientific Advisory Board, further expanding Mascoma's expertise and innovation in bioconversion technology. A Professor Emeritus of Industrial Microbiology at the Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands, Dr. van Dijken has been a consultant to Mascoma since 2007, advising on critical yeast technology matters. As a Scientific Advisory Board member, Dr. van Dijken will collaborate with other board members and employees to continue commercialization of Mascoma's proprietary consolidated bioprocessing (CBP) platform and will provide insight for further bioconversion development and applications.
Mascoma Presents at World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, May-12-2014
May 9 14
Mascoma Presents at World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, May-12-2014 . Venue: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Mascoma Corporation Announces Board Appointments
Nov 6 13
Mascoma Corporation announced that they have appointed two new members to its Board of Directors, Steve Percy, former Chairman and CEO of BP America and Dan Nelson, former Vice President of ExxonMobil. Steve Percy is the former Chairman and CEO of BP America Inc., Since retiring from BP he has served as the head of Phillips Petroleum's Refining, Marketing and Transportation Company, visited as a Professor of Corporate Strategy and International Business at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business, and lectured at Michigan's School of Natural Resources and the Environment. For over 32 years, Dan Nelson worked for Exxon Mobil. Most recently, Mr. Nelson served as the Vice President Government Relations of Exxon Mobil. During his career, Mr. Nelson held a variety of senior positions with the corporation, in the United States and internationally.
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