39 North Innovation District Plan Unveiled
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
(Lab Manager) Cutting-Edge Technologies to Accelerate Plant Research
Kirk Czymmek, director of our Advanced Bioimaging Laboratory, is using cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art instrumentation to take the ABL in a new direction.
Monday, December 16, 2019
(Bloomberg) New Economy Forum
The Danforth Center's collaboration with the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator was included as a new solution in 2020 at Bloomberg's second annual New Economy Forum in Beijing.
Sunday, December 15, 2019
(St. Louis Magazine) Take Care of Business
St. Louis' business scene is booming and our agtech innovation community is playing a huge role.
Friday, December 13, 2019
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Seneca Commercial Real Estate Celebrates ‘Topping Out’ of EDGE@BRDG
Benson Hill celebrated the new EDGE @ BRDG building on the Danforth Center campus with a 'Topping Out' ceremony on Tuesday, December 10.
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
(The Hill) Wells Fargo incubator grows solutions to tough energy and food problems
The Danforth Center is partnering with the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator to help a cohort of early-stage startups validate their technologies. Read this article to learn about the value the Danforth Center is bringing to one of the cohort companies, Aker Technologies.
Friday, November 15, 2019
(Illinois Farmer Today) Ag research responds to current issues, future needs
Illinois Farmer Today spoke to principal investigator Chris Topp to discuss the industrial-scale X-ray Computed Tomography system that his lab utilizes to study roots.
Thursday, October 31, 2019
(Agri-View) Wells Fargo incubator grooms ag-tech startups
IN2 ecosystem is speeding the development and commercialization of technologies that will help the agriculture sector implement sustainable-farming solutions. Learn more in this two-part article from Agri-View.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
(St. Louis Public Radio) Florissant Native Lands Prestigious Fellowship For Research At Danforth Center
Kevin Cox, a postdoctoral associate in the Meyers Lab, was recently awarded a million dollar fellowship from Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Listen his interview with St. Louis Public Radio to learn how he hopes to inspire more kids to pursue STEM careers.
Friday, September 20, 2019
(The Science Breaker) Enhancing cassava for better nutrition in every bite
Researchers in the Taylor Lab have identified two genes that enables cassava to produce and store significantly more iron and zinc that remains present even when processed.
Monday, September 16, 2019
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center scientists snag $9M in funding to advance cutting-edge research
Danforth Center scientists have recently garnered more than $9 million in grant funding to support a variety of projects and a prestigious fellowship. Read the article to learn more about the exciting research that will take place.