Our Intellectual Property and Patents

0Y1E4515Verdezyne understands the value of intellectual property. Obtaining the appropriate protection for our proprietary technologies is essential to the success of our business.

Our patents protect various aspects of Verdezyne’s technology including our genes, pathways, organisms and production methods. We have numerous issued and pending patent applications worldwide.

Patent Number and Description

  • US-2013-0157343 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering the engineering of yeast strains and the method of producing adipic acid from renewable fatty acid feedstocks)
  • WO 2013/006733 Biological Methods for Preparing a Fatty Dicarboxylic Acid (Covering protein engineering of key enzymes allowing the production of discrete chain-length dicarboxylic acids from mixed chain-length fatty acid feedstocks)
  • WO 2013/006730 Biological Methods for Preparing a Fatty Dicarboxylic Acid (Covering strain engineering of yeast and methods for the production of medium and long-chain dicarboxylic acids from fatty acid feedstocks)
  • US 8,343,752 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering genetic modifications required for high yield production of adipic acid from fatty acid feedstocks)
  • US 8,241,879 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering our method of producing adipic acid from fatty acid feedstocks via fermentation)
  • US 8,227,236 Engineered Microorganisms with Enhanced Fermentation Activity (Covering yeast engineered for increased ethanol yield)
  • US-2012-0156761 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering genetic modifications allowing production of adipic acid from carbohydrates)
  • US-2012-0077252 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering genetic modifications to Candida yeast allowing increased yield of adipic acid on fatty acid feedstocks)
  • US-2012-0077237 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering methods of producing adipic acid from fatty acids using engineered Candida yeast)
  • US-2012-0021474 Biological Methods for Preparing Adipic Acid (Covering genetic modifications for producing adipic acid from fatty acid feedstocks via fermentation)