Developing software, databases and DNA isolation methods to enable new developments in the medical, environmental and biotech fields.


DNA is a goldmine of data, waiting to divulge useful insights within a variety of fields. With Hologenomix insights, discovering these becomes a routine task. We use a combination of bioinformatics and machine learning to unlock the secrets hidden within your DNA and microbiome. Our cutting-edge analysis services provide a comprehensive view of the microorganisms present in your samples, giving you a deeper understanding of how they impact your environment, health, and food. From identifying disease-causing pathogens to optimizing crop growth and food safety, the potential applications of our technology are endless. And with our pipelines and expert team of scientists, utilizing these insights has never been easier. Trust Hologenomix to help you harness the power of DNA and microbiome analysis and take your research or business to the next level.

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Interview with Professor Jack Pronk: About the Intersection of Academia and Entrepreneurship in Industrial Biotechnology

Jack Pronk is full professor in Industrial Microbiology and the head of the Biotechnology Department at TU Delft. His research focuses on understanding enhancing microbial performance in industrial processes by integrating quantitative physiology, genomics, synthetic biology, and evolutionary engineering. His team's work on yeast engineering for alcoholic fermentation and improving ethanol yields is applied on an industrial scale. Recently, he was awarded the prestigious Novozymes Prize, given annually since 1963 for outstanding European research in biotechnology. Planet B.io had the opportunity to sit down with Professor Pronk to discuss his views on entrepreneurship in industrial biotechnology.


Hologenomix | Pioneering Multi-Omics Profiles for Early Disease Diagnosis

Hologenomix, the newest resident at Planet B.io, is creating multi-omics profiles from human biofluids. As the first user of our Shared Service Lab, Hologenomix is poised to revolutionize early disease diagnosis through DNA analysis. Co-founders David Calderon Franco and Eric van der Toorn share insights into their journey and vision.


Fishway: Innovating the Future of Fish through Cellular Aquaculture

Fishway, member of Planet B.io, is the new kid on the block in the field of cellular aquaculture. Founded by Nina Coolsaet and Sam Van de Velde, Fishway aims to address the pressing challenges faced by the traditional fishing industry, such as overfishing, pollution, and the decline in biodiversity. By producing fish-derived ingredients, Fishway hopes to offer a sustainable alternative that preserves the nutritional benefits of fish without the environmental downsides.