Entries by Ben Baker

Cyrus Biotechnology Appoints Dr. David A Pearlman as Senior Fellow and Director of Customer Experience

Cyrus technology can speed new drug discovery SEATTLE, WA November 20, 2017 — Cyrus Biotechnology, a biotechnology software company offering first-in-class tools for advanced protein modeling and discovery in drug development, announced today that it has appointed David Pearlman, Ph.D. as Senior Fellow and Director of Customer Experience.  Dr. Pearlman will lead scientific customer interactions […]

Cyrus Bio Featured in US Pharmaceutical Industry Weekly Report

Cyrus Bio CEO, Lucas Nivon, was interviewed by MSA Partners for the October 20, 2017 issue of the US Pharmaceutical Industry Weekly Report. Please contact MSA Partners to subscribe to the newsletter. About MSA Partners Founded in 1983, MSA Partners’ mission is to provide Japanese organizations with means and ways to realize and grow their business potential in the US […]

Cyrus Bio Leads Computational Protein Engineering Panel

SEATTLE, October 17, 2017 — Lucas Nivon, CEO of Cyrus Biotechnology, today will lead a panel on recent advances in computational protein engineering at LabCentral in Cambridge, MA.   Computationally designed therapeutic proteins are in the clinic, and computationally optimized enzymes are producing ingredients of value sustainably and cost effectively. Dr. Nivon will present an […]

Cyrus featured in Geekwire

Cyrus raised $8M in a series A financing round. Geekwire talked with Cyrus CEO Lucas Nivon about the positive implications of this funding for the future of Cyrus.

Cyrus Biotechnology Announces $8M Financing to Expand Computational Drug Discovery Software Platform

  Bench® software increases access to cutting edge technology which can speed design and development of new therapies, consumer products   Seattle, WA July 27, 2017 — Cyrus Biotechnology, Inc., a Seattle-based biotechnology software firm offering an advanced computational tool for protein modeling and design to accelerate new drug discovery, today announced the closing of […]

Cyrus Biotechnology Exhibits at the PEGS Protein Engineering Summit in Boston, May 1st-4th

SEATTLE, April 20, 2017 — Cyrus Biotechnology, Inc., a new biotechnology software company offering the most advanced protein modeling and design capabilities to the Biopharmaceutical, Synthetic Biology, Chemical, and Consumer Products industries is pleased to announce its participation in the 13th Annual PEGS Boston Protein Engineering Summit in Boston, from May 1st through May 4th. […]

Cyrus Biotechnology Presents Implementation of Biocomputing on the Cloud at the American Chemical Society Spring Meeting in San Francisco

SEATTLE, April 3, 2017 — Cyrus Biotechnology, Inc., a new biotechnology software company offering the most advanced protein modeling and design capabilities to the Biopharmaceutical, Synthetic Biology, Chemical, and Consumer Products industries is pleased to announce its participation to the American Chemical Society Spring Meeting in San Francisco on April 3rd, 2017. Dr. Lucas Nivon, […]

Yifan Song, Cyrus’ Chief Science Officer, contributes development to major aspects of Rosetta code for de novo design of hyperstable constrained peptides published in Nature

Article Abstract: Naturally occurring, pharmacologically active peptides constrained with covalent crosslinks generally have shapes that have evolved to fit precisely into binding pockets on their targets. Such peptides can have excellent pharmaceutical properties, combining the stability and tissue penetration of small-molecule drugs with the specificity of much larger protein therapeutics. The ability to design constrained peptides […]

Cyrus Biotechnology supports the Boston Area Group for Informatics and Modeling

SEATTLE and BOSTON, January 10, 2017 — Cyrus Biotechnology, Inc., a new biotechnology software company offering the most advanced protein modeling and design capabilities to the Biopharmaceutical, Synthetic Biology, Chemical, and Consumer Products industries is pleased to support the Boston Area Group for Informatics and Modeling (BAGIM). With over 700 members and 17 industrial sponsors, […]