Recent Developments


August 2018

Novel, potent and selective payloads with new modes of action and anchor groups with click chemistry

Useable as payloads e.g. in Antibody-Drug-Conjugates

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August 2018

New analytical Standards: Microcystin-LY and Anatoxin-a

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New Collaborations

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September 2019

Cyano Biotech collaborates with Bayer

Bayer and Cyano Biotech collaborate in the field of whole-cell biotransformation towards the production of chemical intermediates.

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June 2019

Cyano Biotech collaborates with BASF

BASF and Cyano Biotech collaborate to discover novel pesticides from natural sources.

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June 2019

Cyano Biotech collaborates with Glycotope

Cyano Biotech and Glycotope started a collaboration for testing Glycotope's antibody technology and Cyano Biotech's novel payloads towards the development of ADCs for targeted cancer therapies.

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May 2019

Cyano Biotech collaborates with Heidelberg Pharma Research

Cyano Biotech GmbH and Heidelberg Pharma Research GmbH collaborate regarding the development of Microcystin-based ADCs.

Recent Publications and Patents


May 2019

From “click” to kill – Generation and application of microcystins with “clickable” features

Our poster at the Copenhagen Bioscience Conference „Natural Products - Discovery, Biosynthesis and Application“ has been awarded with a poster prize!

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Two New Patent Applications

November 2018 and January 2019

We have applied for two patents protecting our IP on microcystins as payloads for ADCs and how to generate non-ribosomal peptides with “clickable” features.

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March 2017

Systems analysis of ethanol production in the genetically engineered cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002

Paper published in Biotechnology for Biofuels

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Running Projects



October 2016 - ongoing

CyFi CyFi - Screening for and development of novel age-modulating compounds from cyanobacteria including prediction of affected targets - granted by Investitionsbank Berlin within the framework of ProFIT. This project is co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (EFRE).