Verdezyne (CODA Genomics) - VC Funded

VC funded by Monitor Ventures, OVP Venture Partners, BP Alternative Energy Ltd., DSM Venturing B.V.

Verdezyne Inc. is a synthetic biology company bringing sustainable and cost-effective petrochemical alternatives to the fuel and chemical industries and into the lives of consumers. Formerly known as CODA Genomics, they transitioned in 2008 from being a lead synthetic gene provider to pharmaceutical and industrial enzyme businesses to focus on fermentation pathway engineering for renewable fuels and chemicals. Applying proprietary metabolic engineering technologies, Verdezyne is able to free the transportation fuel and chemical industries from dependence on petroleum products.