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We are an innovation-led contract research & development company offering integrated scientific services from early discovery to end-to-end solution design. We go beyond traditional research services to engage in true collaborations, aiming to transcend the frontiers of microbiology for a better future, through science and innovation.

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We are a bioprospecting company. We have vast experience in the collection of samples from a range of different sources world-wide: extreme environments, exotic foods, and human-associated samples, among others. Our proprietary collection of microorganisms and metagenomic data is growing with more strains from extensive microhabitats and geographical locations.

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At DARWIN we combine proprietary culturing methods and the latest advances in sequencing techniques to unveil the whole potential of any microbiome. Our unique approach is designed for scientists & entrepreneurs who want easy access to just the right kind of microorganisms.

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Our goal is to help you create your dream product, tailored to your specifications. We are your partner to develop novel food starters, microbial bioactive compounds, bioremediation strategies, and many other endeavours.

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Explore

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We are a bioprospecting company. We have vast experience in the collection of samples from a range of different sources world-wide: extreme environments, exotic foods, and human-associated samples, among others. Our proprietary collection of microorganisms and metagenomic data is growing with more strains from extensive microhabitats and geographical locations.

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Discover

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At DARWIN we combine proprietary culturing methods and the latest advances in sequencing techniques to unveil the whole potential of any microbiome. Our unique approach is designed for scientists & entrepreneurs who want easy access to just the right kind of microorganisms.

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Innovate

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Our goal is to help you create your dream product, tailored to your specifications. We are your partner to develop novel food starters, microbial bioactive compounds, bioremediation strategies, and many other endeavours.

You may still don't know it, but you need microorganisms for your business. We have developed these technologies for a wide range of sectors within our and divisions.   Check our success cases below!

Revealing Spain's healthy microbiome for the first time

In collaboration with CAPSA and the Complutense University of Madrid, DARWIN is carrying out the "Spanish Microbiome Project", the first systematic effort to characterise the gut microbiome of healthy Spaniards.   In addition to finding connections betwe...

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Selection of a probiotic that generates the neurotransmitter G...

Yox with Mentalis is an Alpina product that includes vitamin B5, a micronutrient, B12, choline and the DARWIN─selected probiotic Lactobacillus brevis ─ which generates the neurotransmitter GABA, which plays an important role in behaviour, cognition and the body's r...

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Improving biogas production through bioaugmentation

Some of the renewable energy sources that have proliferated most in recent years (wind and photovoltaic) have major drawbacks, such as their limited or non-existent energy management capacity or their dependence on weather conditions. Biogas (a mixture of methane, ...

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Biorremediation of sulfated acidic water from the edible oil i...

The effluents from industries processing vegetable oils are extremely rich in sulfates, often exceeding the maximum concentration allowed to release them to the environment. Biological sulfate reduction is a promising alternative for the removal of sulfates in this...

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Identification of nut-derived probiotic bacteria with antioxid...

In this project developed for Importaco, a company specialising in the commercialisation of nuts, we have identified three probiotics of the Lactobacillus and Pediococcus genera found in the nuts themselves, which have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and immunostimu...

Read more

Revealing Spain's healthy microbiome for the first time

In collaboration with CAPSA and the Complutense University of Madrid, DARWIN is carrying out the "Spanish Microbiome Project", the first systematic effort to characterise the gut microbiome of healthy Spaniards.   In addition to finding connections betwe...

Read more

Selection of a probiotic that generates the neurotransmitter G...

Yox with Mentalis is an Alpina product that includes vitamin B5, a micronutrient, B12, choline and the DARWIN─selected probiotic Lactobacillus brevis ─ which generates the neurotransmitter GABA, which plays an important role in behaviour, cognition and the body's r...

Read more

Improving biogas production through bioaugmentation

Some of the renewable energy sources that have proliferated most in recent years (wind and photovoltaic) have major drawbacks, such as their limited or non-existent energy management capacity or their dependence on weather conditions. Biogas (a mixture of methane, ...

Read more

Biorremediation of sulfated acidic water from the edible oil i...

The effluents from industries processing vegetable oils are extremely rich in sulfates, often exceeding the maximum concentration allowed to release them to the environment. Biological sulfate reduction is a promising alternative for the removal of sulfates in this...

Read more

Identification of nut-derived probiotic bacteria with antioxid...

In this project developed for Importaco, a company specialising in the commercialisation of nuts, we have identified three probiotics of the Lactobacillus and Pediococcus genera found in the nuts themselves, which have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and immunostimu...

Read more