Bio-based pheromones for sustainable agriculture

The challenge

Insects are rapidly developing resistance to both
insecticides and GM crops.

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Pheromone Solutions

Female insects produce and release sex pheromones to attract mating partners.

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Technology and products

Sustainable production of insect pheromones via fermentation.

Technology and Products

Latest news

  • The Vision for Bio-pheromones

    Jun 23, 2021

    The PHERA project aims to develop the technology and the applications that enable the...

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  • Successful scale-up of pheromone for maize protection

    Apr 21, 2021

    We are proud to announce that Bioprocess Pilot Facility and BioPhero have collaborated within...

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  • 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  ...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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    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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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.

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