Synthase Biotech is combatting cell degradation caused by the oxidation of fats, through the application of the natural enzyme Aloxsyn®. By blocking the pathway of damage caused by lipid oxidation, Aloxsyn® is capable of restoring and maintaining cellular function, health, and vitality. There are broad and exciting applications across agriculture, health, cosmetics, and preservation industries, among many others.
Formed in 2015 out of IP from the University of Arizona, Synthase is based at the Ruakura Science Campus in Hamilton, having developed a strong relationship with the University of Waikato. We have a longstanding presence with the company, helping to establish their scientific, leadership, and governance capabilities.