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Maverick Bioworks

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Green lithium processing using biotechnology

Maverick Bioworks is a biotechnology company advancing lithium processing. The company was founded by Eric Herrera, former Department of Defense scientist, and Jesse Evans, former startup operations manager. We've developed a biological process to efficiently extract lithium from hard rock deposits. Our custom process is greener, more energy efficient, and cost effective compared to the current methods of extracting lithium. We're currently developing partnerships with mining companies to further the commercialization of our technology.

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🧬 Maverick Bioworks makes designing microbes easy!

We develop custom microbes/enzymes for industrial partners… starting with lithium bio-mining.
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Maverick Bioworks
Founded:2022
Team Size:2
Location:San Francisco

Active Founders

Jesse Evans

working on building bio-based solutions for a greener planet

Eric Herrera

Synthetic Biologist and Explorer- I'm passionate about using biology in new ways to help change the world.