10 April 2019 - Press Releases

Süddeutsche Zeitung : “Sweet turbo”

c-LEcta, an innovative SHS portfolio company in the field of white biotechnology, reports in the Süddeutsche Zeitung on how its enzymes are used to produce new sweeteners based on the stevia plant. The sweeteners developed jointly with industrial partners already have FDA approval in the USA, where sugar substitutes are used in beverages and food. The market for sugar substitutes is currently a highly lucrative market that is forecasting sustainable and significant growth for the SHS portfolio company.