The Company focuses on the development of novel products in molecular biology, with one focus on polymerases with multitudinous applications in the field of DNA amplification and sequencing and another one on innovative technologies around protein-protein interactions.
We have laboratories and offices in Madrid, Spain, and in Heidelberg, Germany, and we draw constant inspiration from our bi-cultural background.
SYGNIS is led by a highly skilled and dedicated Management Team with extensive experience in the biotech arena. Our Supervisory Board is composed of a collection of businessmen that all have stunning success stories behind them, the former minister of Science and Innovation in Spain, the manager of the biggest biotech investment company in Germany, or the co-founder of Invitrogen / Life Technologies.
SYGNIS’ Scientific Founders and Advisors are worldwide leaders in our field of work. Prof. Margarita Salas spearheaded the development of molecular biology in Spain, and has pioneered all work on the phage Phi29 and DNA polymerases. Prof. Luis Blanco is one of the most renowned scientists worldwide in the area of discovery and characterization of novel DNA and RNA polymerases.