Cibus Achieves Critical Milestones for Two New Gene-Edited Traits that Increase Productivity for Rice Farmers
Precision gene-edited traits for one of the world’s largest crops to help reduce farmers’ costs, while improving yield and quality
San Diego - February 13, 2020 - Cibus, a pioneer of precision gene editing in agriculture, today announced significant milestones in developing two new critical traits for rice. In helping provide tolerance to two separate classes of herbicides, each trait has the promise to increase crop yields and quality for farmers and reduce harmful environmental impacts.
Cibus Achieves Critical Milestones for Three Non-GMO Traits to Increase Canola Yield
Traits added in leading crop with precision gene editing and without integration of foreign genetic material to reduce costs, improve yield, and increase environmental health
San Diego - November 6, 2019 - Cibus, a pioneer of precision gene editing for agriculture, has reached significant milestones in developing three new traits for canola, which can increase crop yields for farmers and reduce harmful environmental impacts.
Cibus Issued New Patent For Increasing Efficiency Of Gene-Editing In Plants
Further Extends Cibus Intellectual Property for its Precise Gene-Editing Technologies
San Diego - July 15, 2019 - Cibus, a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced it has been granted a new patent related to increasing the efficiency of gene targeting in plants.
Japan Ministry Of Environment Issues Regulatory Policy Guidance That Would Bring Benefits Of New Plant Breeding Technologies To Japan’s Farmers, Food Industry And Consumers
The Ministry of Environment Policy is aligned with U.S. and other countries, including Argentina and Brazil, and would help facilitate international trade
San Diego - April 16, 2019 - Cibus, a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, is encouraged by policy guidance issued by Japan’s Environment Ministry relating to the regulation of gene-edited crops.
Cibus Issued New Patent Covering Its Gene-Editing Technologies In Plants
Patent Extends Intellectual Property for its RTDS™ Technologies in combination with CRISPRs
San Diego - April 8, 2019 - Cibus, a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced it has been granted a patent further protecting its proprietary, precision gene-editing technologies when a Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeat (CRISPR) nuclease is used in combination with its Gene Repair Oligonucleotide (GRON) to enable the editing of DNA.
Cibus Licenses Ultra-High-Oleic Canola Oil Trait To Valley Oils Partners
Adding the New Trait to Cibus Herbicide-Tolerant Germplasm Results in Cibus’ First “Stacked” Non-Transgenic Traits
San Diego - April 1, 2019 - Cibus, a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced it has licensed to Valley Oils Partners certain U.S. rights to cultivate canola with the Cibus ultra-high-oleic oil trait.
Cibus Postpones Initial Public Offering
San Diego - February 14, 2019 - Cibus, a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced it has postponed plans for an initial public offering.
Cibus Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering
San Diego - February 4, 2019 - Cibus Global, Ltd. (Cibus), a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced the launch of its underwritten initial public offering (IPO) of 6,666,667 shares of its Class A common stock pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-1 filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Cibus Launches New Seed Brand Falco™, Bringing Change And Choice To North American Canola Growers
San Diego - January 31, 2019 - Cibus, a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced the launch of its new seed brand, Falco™, offering North American canola growers four new canola varieties for the 2019 growing season, with additional varieties planned for next season.
Nucelis Partners With Darwin To Build Business In China; Signs First Development Agreement
San Diego - December 10, 2018 - Nucelis, the microbial strain development subsidiary of agriculture biotech company, Cibus, today announced a partnership agreement with Nanjing Darwingenetech Co, Ltd (Darwin) to jointly identify and enter into agreements with China based customers for Nucelis’ proprietary gene-editing and advanced fermentation expertise to improve fermentation yields and reduce costs.
Cibus Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
San Diego - November 19, 2018 - Cibus Ltd., a leader in advanced plant-breeding technologies, today announced it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed initial public offering (IPO) of shares of Cibus common stock.
Cibus raises $70M in Series C Funding
Proceeds to be used to commercialize the company’s first product, SU Canola™, and further advance multiple crop platforms
San Diego, CA - June 26, 2018 - Cibus, a leader in the application of gene editing technologies for directed mutagenesis, announced it has raised $70 million in a Series C funding. The round was led by Fidelity Management and Research Company and was joined by several other high-profile investors, including Alexandria Venture Investments and Cormorant Asset Management.
Cibus leadership to present at prominent industry conferences
San Diego - May 2, 2018 - Cibus, a leading trait development and plant breeding company, will share its latest developments and discuss technology in agriculture and the future of food at multiple agriculture and technology conferences in the coming months. Executives will participate in discussions about its Rapid Trait Development System (RTDS™) and the latest advances in genome engineering for agriculture.