TSU presented products at the largest international biotechnology forum "BIO 2014"

BIO Convention will be held from June 23rd through June 26th in San Diego, California – one of the leading centers for supporting biotechnology. Thousands of companies from around the world and all industry segments visit BIO, ready to build strategic partnerships.

Tomsk State University produced several developments. Among them is the way of obtaining microbiological fertilizer to increase crop productivity based on soil microorganisms.

The invention related to biotechnology and agricultural microbiology concerns strains, which increases the wheat yield and grain protein content. New strains can be implemented in the microbiological industry to get the biological preparation for increasing yields and quality of cereal grains.

TSU also presented the technology of metallurgy technogenic waste biological disposal using crop preparation for conifers rootage and new ways of preparing probiotic cultured milk foods. The last invention relates to biotechnology and dairy industries, and can be used to prepare probiotic cultured milk product for normalization of intestinal microflora, prevention and treatment of acute and chronic gastrointestinal diseases, food allergies, for increasing immunity and removing harmful substances from it.

TSU develops biotechnology actively. This year Tomsk State University won the contest of "Russian Venture Company” (RVC) for the right to carry out the acceleration program in BioTechMed. The project involves the work with Russian regions, startups search and selection. The best teams will be trained and will be able to find the big business investments and support.

For the reference

The BIO International Convention is hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO). BIO represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products.

BIO performs many services for members, but none of them are more visible than the BIO International Convention. The BIO International Convention helps BIO fulfill its mission to help grow the global biotech industry. Profits from the BIO International Convention are returned to the biotechnology industry by supporting BIO programs and initiatives. BIO works throughout the year to create a policy environment that enables the industry to continue to fulfill its vision of bettering the world through biotechnology innovation.