TechCrunch is pleased to bring you Indiebio s Demo Day this Thursday, July 14th from San Francisco.
Backed by SOS Ventures, Indiebio is the largest life sciences accelerator to date.
Indiebio provides each startup in the accelerator with $250,000, lab space, and expert mentors including 23andMe co-founder Linda Avey and father of the Human Genome Project, George Church.
IndieBio s third batch includes 15 companies within several broad categories: 21st Century Medicine, future of food and agriculture, new biotools, consumer biotech.
Mycoworks– Mycoworks is a biomaterials company that uses mycelium and agricultural waste to create natural alternatives to leather.
Their materials are performance engineered, animal-free, sustainable, and cost-competitive, with immediate applications in footwear and fashion.