KnipBio looks to Belgium for ‘key’ feed additive


US alternative feed manufacturer KnipBio, Inc. has entered into an agreement with Ghent University to license the Belgian university’s research on the use of prebiotics to promote health in the aquaculture and agriculture industries.

Massachusetts-based KnipBio said in a press release that the agreement gives it the exclusive right to use the research conducted on poly-?-hydroxybutyrate (PHB) by Ghent University’s Laboratory of Microbial Ecology and Technology.

It said PHB is a powerful bacterial storage polymer of short chain fatty acids that can............................

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