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Sugarlogix

Sugarlogix

Sugarlogix manufactures complex sugars found within human breast milk that have probiotic functions using biologically engineered yeast. The complex sugars made by Sugarlogix are made to selectively feed bacteria found within the human gut biome that help restore ratios of bacteria within the gut that promote better health. ​

Sugarlogix was found in 2016 and manufactures complex sugars found within human breast milk that have probiotic functions using biologically engineered yeast. The complex sugars made by Sugarlogix are made to selectively feed bacteria found within the human gut biome that help restore ratios of bacteria within the gut that promote better health. ​​

Funding

Seed

On May 3, 2017 concluded a seed funding round and raised an undisclosed sum of money from Indie Bio and SOSV.

Products

2-Fucosyllactose (2-FL)

The first product Sugarlogix is commercializing is 2-Fucosyllactose (2-FL), a prebiotic protein that is found only in human breast milk. The company secured FDA approval for their 2-FL, and have plans to begin shipping in 2018.

Timeline

Seed Funding

On May 3, 2017 concluded a seed funding round and raised an undisclosed sum of money from Indie Bio and SOSV.

People

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Role
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​Chaeyoung Shin

Co-founder and CEO

Jamie Cate

Co-founder

Jason Liu

Senior scientist

​Kulika Chomvong

Co-foudner and CSO

Steve Pietsch

Advisor

Yong-Su Jin

Co-founder

Further reading

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Author
Link
Type

Berkeley's Sugarlogix is engineering a sugar that's good for you

Cirrus Wood

Is Breast Milk Good for Grownups?

Kristen Brown

Sugarlogix: Prebiotic Sugar for Your Gut Health - IndieBio

Kayla Liederbach

The Latest €˜Healthy Sugar Is Made from Human Breast Milk

Hillary Eaton

The Next Thing In Gut Health Is Going To Be Sugar Made From Human Breast Milk

Adele Peters

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Indie Bio - Demo Day #5 - Sugarlogix

October 5, 2017

Sugarlogix 3.5-Minute Pitch

October 19,2017

Sugarlogix: making healthy sugars that are worth the addiction

December 5, 2017

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