Press releases

April 9, 2020

Codex announces 8 new products to support the scientific community’s battle against COVID-19

Pioneering synthetic DNA company releases a wide range of antigen panels, synthetic DNA parts, and vaccine scaffolds to expedite vaccine development, drug discovery, and diagnostics

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April 6, 2020

SGI-DNA is now Codex

Pioneering DNA synthesis company — inventor of the Gibson Assembly® method and the BioXpTM system — furthers its mission to empower researchers in moving “from reading DNA to writing and printing DNA”

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February 18, 2020

SGI-DNA Equipping Researchers With Critical Tools to Combat Coronavirus Disease (COVID-2019)

Synthetic biology company taking major steps in worldwide effort to put a stop to the SARS-CoV-2 (formerly known as 2019-nCoV) outbreak, including co-funding purchases of BioXp™ 3200 System. SGI-DNA is enabling researchers to quickly print DNA required to discover vaccines and therapeutics.

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January 31, 2020

SGI-DNA Launches Vmax™ X2, the Most Innovative Product in the Competent Cells Market Since the Discovery of E. coli

Pioneering synthetic biology company, SGI-DNA, releases a new protein expression system, accelerating research into vaccines and personalized medicines by delivering up to 4x more soluble protein than traditional E. coli methods in half the time.

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December 23, 2019

SGI-DNA Appoints Brian Donnelly as Chief Commercial Officer

As we enter the most critical year in our company’s history—2020, we are pleased to announce that Brian Donnelly is joining our team as Chief Commercial Officer.

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November 19, 2019

SGI-DNA Launches Gibson Assembly® RapidAMP™ Technology for its BioXp™ Gene Builder

The technology allows for mammalian transfection-ready DNA constructs to be synthesized, assembled into custom vectors, and amplified in a single day on the BioXp™ Gene Builder, eliminating the need to clone and copy DNA in E. coli.

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October 1, 2019

Gibson Assembly® Advances Field of DNA Digital Data Storage

Gibson Assembly strategy successfully employed to significantly increase the throughput of DNA data storage and retrieval.

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September 9, 2019

SGI-DNA Secures $25 Million Series A Financing to Support Commercial Launch

Company using capital for the global commercial launch of the BioXpTM 3200 Gene Builder — a fully automated gene synthesis and cloning platform powered by Gibson Assembly® Technology — and execution of its product roadmap for automated printing of biological materials and DNA data storage.

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August 26, 2019

SGI-DNA Launches Multi-Tile Assembly Cloning (MTAC) Application for its BioXP™ 3200 Gene Builder

MTAC application leverages Gibson Assembly® Technology to advance automated protein and antibody engineering capabilities and custom vector printing.

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