ProteoNic wins Draper Fischer Jurvetson investors pitch competition chaired by Tim Draper

ProteoNic BV was named best investors’ pitch by Tim Draper, founder and managing director of renowned American Venture Capitalist firm Draper Fischer Jurvetson. During the Holland Innovation conference in Utrecht, the Netherlands 20 selected early stage companies from the life science and high tech sectors like telecom, internet and IT were given the opportunity to pitch their proposition to Mr. Draper, Residex Venture Capital Network and Solid Ventures. The jury, chaired by Tim Draper, unanimously elected ProteoNic, one of the only two life science companies contending, as the number one pitch based on content, presentation and most promising proposition in a billion dollar market.

New collaboration

ARTES Biotechnology GmbH and ProteoNic BV start research collaboration Today ARTES Biotechnology GmbH, Germany, and ProteoNic B.V., the Netherlands, announce the start of their research collaboration.Both companies will join forces to investigate on the application of ProteoNic´s proprietary technology for enhancement of gene expression in the methylotrophic yeast Hansenula polymorpha, offered by ARTES.