Yield10 Bioscience company info

What does Yield10 Bioscience do?
Yield10 Bioscience (NASDAQ:YTEN) is an agricultural bioscience company focused on developing disruptive technologies for step-change improvements in crop yield to enhance global food security. They are committed to conducting advanced crop science research aimed at addressing the challenges of climate change and sustainability in agriculture. Their projects encompass novel trait gene discovery and the bioengineering of key crops such as canola, soybean, and corn. Yield10 Bioscience aims to leverage its proprietary "GRAIN" technology platform to achieve significant yield increases while maintaining or improving plant performance under normal and stress conditions. Their primary objective is to form partnerships with major agricultural companies to commercialize their high-yield traits globally, striving to meet the increasing demand for food and bio-based products.
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What sector is Yield10 Bioscience in?

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Health Care

Where is the head office for Yield10 Bioscience?

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Head Office
Woburn, United States

What year was Yield10 Bioscience founded?

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Year Founded
What does Yield10 Bioscience specialise in?
/Plant Science /Crop Improvement /Biotechnology Research /Genome-Editing Technology /Sustainable Agriculture /Commercial Development

What are the products and/or services of Yield10 Bioscience?

Overview of Yield10 Bioscience offerings
Development of Camelina as a platform for producing PHA bioplastics, offering a sustainable alternative to petroleum-based plastics.
Enhancing oil content and quality in commercial crops, focusing on Camelina and canola, to improve their use in food, feed, and industrial applications.
Genetic engineering of crops for increased photosynthesis efficiency, aiming to boost yield and resilience in staple crops like rice and wheat.
Creation of advanced CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing systems for precise, efficient genetic improvements in crops, enhancing sustainability and productivity.
Development of novel traits in plants for improved nutritional content, targeting essential fatty acids and proteins for healthier food options.
Research on drought tolerance traits to develop crops that can withstand water stress, reducing the environmental impact of agriculture and ensuring food security.

Who is in the executive team of Yield10 Bioscience?

Yield10 Bioscience leadership team
  • Dr. Oliver P. Peoples Ph.D.
    Dr. Oliver P. Peoples Ph.D.
    Co-Founder, President, CEO & Director
  • Dr. Anthony J. Sinskey Ph.D., Sc.D.
    Dr. Anthony J. Sinskey Ph.D., Sc.D.
    Co-Founder & Independent Director
  • Dr. Kristi D. Snell
    Dr. Kristi D. Snell
    VP of Research & Chief Science Officer
  • Ms. Lynne H. Brum
    Ms. Lynne H. Brum
    VP of Planning & Corporate Communications and Secretary
  • Mr. Charles B. Haaser
    Mr. Charles B. Haaser
    VP of Finance, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer
  • Dr. Nicholas  Renegar Ph.D.
    Dr. Nicholas Renegar Ph.D.
    Director of Business Analytics & Operations