The Next Frontier in Natural Products
Developing revolutionary natural products by pioneering BigDNA™ meta/genomic tools to explore the vast microbial biodiversity on our planet
Natural Products through BigDNA™
July 2017 – Varigen Biosciences certified by State of Wisconsin as a Qualified New Business Venture.
May 2017 – Varigen Biosciences is awarded a National Institutes of Health SBIR grant to enable cloning of complex and large DNAs, such as biosynthetic gene clusters.
March 2017 – Dr. David Mead, CEO of Varigen Biosciences, co-organizes Synthetic Biology for Natural Products meeting.
January 2017 – Varigen Biosciences is awarded a National Science Foundation SBIR grant to enable amplification of biosynthetic gene clusters and other large DNAs.
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Varigen Biosciences Corporation is an NIH- and NSF-funded effort to harness naturally occurring microbial diversity to develop the next generation of natural products through genomics and metagenomics. Varigen's team is led by researchers with over 125 years of combined experience.