CO2 Solutions Updates Composition of the Scientific Advisory Board
QUEBEC CITY, June 12, 2014
QUEBEC CITY, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CO Solutions Inc. (TSX-V: CST),
an innovator in the field of enzyme-enabled carbon capture technology, today
announced the new composition of its Scientific Advisory Board.
The former Scientific Advisory Board was assembled in 2009. Those members of
the Advisory Board have actively contributed to the scientific orientations
and knowledge breadth of CO Solutions. Over the recent months, CO
Solutions' technology has evolved rapidly and has now reached enough maturity
to seriously delve into commercial opportunities. As a result of this positive
maturation, the need for scientific expertise has also progressed towards
process applications. For these reasons, CO Solutions has decided to change
the membership of its Scientific Advisory Board and has reoriented its
composition to better complement its long-term strategic requirements as the
Corporation moves forward.
The new members of the CO Solutions Scientific Advisory Board include:
*Professor Jennifer Littlechild, Ph.D, College of Life and Environmental
Sciences, University of Exeter, a world renown specialist in extremophile
enzymes and their application in industrial processes;
*Professor Roberto Fernandez-Lafuente, Ph.D, Departamento de Biocatalisis,
Instituto de Catμlisis-CSIC, Madrid, a recognized specialist of enzyme
stabilization and immobilization;
*Professor Patrick L. Mills, Ph.D, Dotterweich Chair, Frank H. Dotterweich
College of Engineering; Texas A&M University, a former industrialist and
expert on multiphase reaction engineering.
A more detailed summary of their biographical information is available on
CO Solutions' website at
"We are very pleased that these distinguished members of the scientific
community have agreed to join CO Solutions as members of our Scientific
Advisory Board", stated Evan Price, President & CEO of COSolutions Inc.
"At the same time we would like to express our gratitude to the departing
members of our former Scientific Advisory Board for the impact and the
contributions they have had to our Company's development", Mr. Price
About CO Solutions Inc.
CO Solutions is an innovator in the field of enzyme-enabled carbon capture
and has been actively working to develop and commercialize the technology for
stationary sources of carbon pollution.COSolutions' technology lowers the
cost barrier to Carbon Capture, Sequestration and Utilization (CCSU),
positioning it as a viable CO mitigation tool, as well as enabling industry
to derive profitable new products from these emissions.CO Solutions has
built an extensive patent portfolio covering the use of carbonic anhydrase, or
analogues thereof, for the efficient post-combustion capture of carbon dioxide
with low‐energy aqueous solvents.Further information can be found at
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SOURCE CO2 Solutions Inc.
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