Navigation Links
Envera Files Patent for Low Temperature Growing Bacteria
Date:11/21/2013

West Chester, PA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013

Envera announced today the filing of a patent covering a proprietary group of low temperature growing bacteria. The psychrophilic microorganisms are naturally occurring bacteria, isolated from a stream in Pennsylvania, with the ability to grow at 4°C, and perhaps lower. These strains are expected to be commercially available the first week of December.

Mike Matheny, President and Owner of Envera stated, “There are applications, such as waste water treatment, pond maintenance, and soil or seed applications, where our products must work in low temperature environments.” “The addition of this group of bacteria to our microbial portfolio will greatly increase the breadth of our temperature activity range,” added Matheny. “These strains are also showing promise at temperatures below 4°C,” concluded Matheny.

The bacteria covered in the patent are listed as Bacillus sp. This decision was made because the bacteria did not match well to any existing species. Genetic analysis using 16S ribosomal RNA indicated the closest matches were Bacillus simplex or Bacillus butanolivorans. Further testing in the laboratory revealed some major biochemical differences between the newly described Envera strains and the Bacillus simplex and Bacillus butanolivorans type strains.

“I am excited that we may have isolated a new species,” stated co-inventor Dr. Zivile Panaviene. “We are performing additional genetic and biochemical studies to finalize the speciation of these isolates,” added Zivile. “We have 6-12 months of research ahead of us to answer that question, but we are committed to finding the answer,” finished Dr. Panaviene.

<
'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Envera Increases Scientific Staff
2. Envera Appoints Michael McErlean Fermentation Manager
3. Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Files Suit Against Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and its Chief Scientific Officer and Senior VP of R&D, Dr. Mark G. Currie
4. Coalition to Save Pure Files Proxy Documents With SEC, Urges Pures Board to Set an Annual Meeting Date
5. Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) Files Additional Legal Arguments in Sherley v. Sebelius Stem Cell Case
6. Human Pheromone Sciences Voluntarily Files With SEC for Termination of Registration
7. 3SBio Inc. Files Annual Report on Form 20-F for Fiscal Year 2011
8. Sequenom, Inc. Files Notice Of Appeal Of Preliminary Injunction Denial
9. Ronald L. Chez Files Amended 13D and Letter to the Board
10. China Cord Blood Corporation Files its Annual Report on Form 20-F
11. Regulus Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/22/2014)... Dec. 22, 2014  ( www.competitivehealth.com ) — Competitive ... medical bill review and advocacy service, has signed an ... WellCard Savings discount health services marketplace. 63% ... more than they expected to pay. As part of ... costs, WellCard Savings is pleased to offer medical bill ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Fertility Associates of Memphis ... Bank USA , a network of more than 20 ... partnership, patients have fast access to a national pool ... IVF . Fertility Associates of Memphis is the only ... treatment option. , Dr. William Kutteh , director ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy (BioPlus), one ... of Nick Maroulis, Pharm.D. to the newly created position ... In this position, Dr. Maroulis will continue to manage ... of our multi-site pharmacies as the company expands. Dr. ... that time he has served in many different capacities ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Dec. 19, 2014 Bina Technologies, Inc. (Bina, ... that they have been acquired by Roche (SIX: RO, ... privately held company that provides a big data platform ... (NGS) data for the academic and translational research markets. ... and will continue to focus on development of their ...
Breaking Biology Technology:WellCard Savings Announces CoPatient Medical Bill Review Service for Members 2Fertility Associates of Memphis Announces Partnership with Donor Egg Bank USA 2Fertility Associates of Memphis Announces Partnership with Donor Egg Bank USA 3BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy Promotes Dr. Nick Maroulis to Vice President of Specialty Pharmacy Services 2Bina Technologies is acquired by Roche. 2Bina Technologies is acquired by Roche. 3
... trouble with most anti-cancer therapies is that they are ... cancer cells. As a result, patients experience side effects ... of developing secondary cancers later in life. Researchers at ... deliver cancer drugs directly to tumors, increasing their effectiveness ...
... cylinders composed of one-atom-thick carbon lattices, have gained fame as ... group of researchers from the University of Michigan is taking ... low refractive index of low-density aligned nanotubes, to demonstrate a ... a flat, black sheet. The refractive index of ...
... by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) was chosen ... Drs Ali Aliev, Yuri Gartstein and Ray Baughman, ... producing what is technically referred to as the "mirage effect from ... popular press have termed it: an ,invisibility cloak,." ...
Cached Biology Technology:Researchers shrink tumors and minimize side effects using tumor-homing peptide to deliver treatment 2
(Date:12/5/2014)... VIEW, Calif. , Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... safety has boosted investments in new testing and ... has also given rise to a range of ... by the requirements of Generation Y, which is ... technologies. As a result, product development strategies of ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... According to a new market ... RFID, Access Control, Intrusion Detection, Parking Management, Under Vehicle ... Service Geography - Global Forecasts to 2020", published by ... be around $25 Billion in 2014 and is expected ... CAGR of 8.69%. Browse 116 market data ...
(Date:11/18/2014)... 2014  The Secure Identity & Biometrics Association ... announce the formation of The Airport Entry and ... Identity and Biometric Entry and Exit Solutions Framework ... support from BORDERPOL, the international non-profit organization that ... expertise regarding border security, traveler and migration systems. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Emerging Technologies Enable Smarter Monitoring of Assets, Push Industrial Testing, Inspection and Monitoring Market 2Emerging Technologies Enable Smarter Monitoring of Assets, Push Industrial Testing, Inspection and Monitoring Market 3Emerging Technologies Enable Smarter Monitoring of Assets, Push Industrial Testing, Inspection and Monitoring Market 4Industrial Security Systems Market Worth $38 Billion by 2020 2Industrial Security Systems Market Worth $38 Billion by 2020 3Identity Management, Document Authentication and Biometric Companies Form "The Airport Entry and Exit Working Group", Releasing the Framework to Help Guide the Department of Homeland Security and Congress Towards Solutions 2Identity Management, Document Authentication and Biometric Companies Form "The Airport Entry and Exit Working Group", Releasing the Framework to Help Guide the Department of Homeland Security and Congress Towards Solutions 3
... Health announced today it has launched an innovative clinical ... determine the causes of idiopathic human diseases -- those serious, ... are unresponsive to standard treatments. The use of whole ... treating rare medical cases. Whole genome sequencing provides information ...
... research team has discovered that a pervasive human RNA ... process that contributes to obesity and type II diabetes. ... gene was the major gene associated with obesity and ... and cellular functioning remained unknown. Now, a team ...
... device to help victims of spinal cord injury is ... PhD, associate professor, in the department of biomedical engineering ... his findings to develop micro-electrical stimulators for individuals with ... now in its third year of support from a ...
Cached Biology News:Scripps launches whole genome sequencing study to find root causes of idiopathic diseases 2Scripps launches whole genome sequencing study to find root causes of idiopathic diseases 3New research links common RNA modification to obesity 2New research links common RNA modification to obesity 3NJIT researcher testing micro-electronic stimulators for spinal cord injuries 2
... The lyophilization stabilizer is designed ... process and for long-term storage. ... toxic ingredients. It is a ... pH 7.2, and is superior to ...
... coating stabilizer is designed for stabilizing ... and antibodies for immunoassay development. ... during the coating and drying process ... It can also works as a ...
... Clinical is Tecans open platform for clinical ... safety and performance in the clinical diagnostic ... by flexible barcode reading and sample traceability ... the system complies with the IVD-Directive* established ...
... the smallest thermal cyclers on the market, which ... 0.5ml (20 samples) or 0.2ml microtube (25 samples) ... and cooling rate of 3.6C/sec and 2.0C/sec respectively ... Fast track programming with new quick dial facility ...
Biology Products: