MODERN SYNTHESIS
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MODERN SYNTHESIS
Founding Year
2019
Headquarter
United Kingdom
Business Stage
R&D

Modern Synthesis is a London based biomaterial start-up connecting the dots between biology, material science and design to craft progressive biomaterials for the fashion industry. The company’s ‘microbial weaving’ process employs bacteria to grow a strong, lightweight cellulose-based composite material that is naturally biodegradable and offers unique potential for customization.

 

Key Milestones

  • 2021: Finalist of Manufacturing Futures 2021
  • 2021: Jen Keane won Pillar VC’s Founders to Watch award