Raising Efficiency within Biotechnological Steroid-Production: BRAIN AG and Bayer Schering Pharma Co-Operate  
2/2/2010 11:14:45 AM

ZWINGENBERG & BERGKAMEN, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BRAIN AG, an European leader in white biotechnology and the global top 10 pharmaceutical corporation Bayer Schering Pharma AG co-operate in the field of production process optimisation of steroid compounds. The goal of the collaboration is the energy-efficient and thus sustainable fermentative production of steroid compounds using optimised microbial production strains taking plant derived raw materials as starting material.