Insects are rapidly developing resistance to both
insecticides and GM crops.
Female insects produce and release sex pheromones to attract mating partners.
Technology and products
Sustainable production of insect pheromones via fermentation.
BioPhero Announces $17 Million Series A For Sustainable Pest Control
Mar 8, 2021
New Funding Will Support Production and Market Introduction of Sustainable Biological Insect Pheromones ...Read More
BioPhero joins forces with the Alliance for BioSolutions
Feb 22, 2021
A new initiative has come out of Denmark that aims to strengthen the Biosolutions...Read More
Agro & Chemistry Brings an Important Issue to the Limelight!
Oct 19, 2020
Agro & Chemistry brings an important issue to the limelight. “The European objective within...Read More
BioPhero Announces Successful Scale-up of Their First Pheromone Product
Oct 5, 2020
BioPhero, a spinout from The Technical University of Denmark developing a new sustainable and...Read More
BioPhero Featured in Labiotech – Europe’s leading Biotech News Website
Jun 23, 2020
BioPhero is featured in an article about agricultural biotechnology in Europe’s leading biotech news...Read More
BioPhero Makes the Front Page of Berlingske Business
Jun 22, 2020
The Novo Nordisk Foundation has decided to allocate EUR 100 million over the next...Read More
PHERA: A Major New Grant from BBI JU Aiming to Commercialize Sustainable Pest Control with Insect Pheromones
Mar 18, 2020
A consortium of companies in Europe developing sustainable fermentation processes to produce pheromones to...Read More
The EU project OLEFINE has released a video on producing insect sex pheromones by fermentation.
Oct 31, 2019
BioPhero's Founder and CTO Irina Borodina is awarded the 2019 EU Prize for Women Innovators as announced by Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, at this year’s VivaTech conference in Paris.Read More
Irina Borodina wins 2019 EU Prize for Women Innovators
May 17, 2019
Modern agricultural practices involving the extensive use of GMO crops and chemical insecticides create an environment with less genetic and biological variation in order to maximize the yield of agricultural products. But with insect resistance to pesticide growing, the need for new pest control technology is fast becoming urgent.Read More
Dr. Leonie Wenning receives a prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship
Apr 1, 2019
Dr. Leonie Wenning receives a prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to join BioPhero as...Read More