Marine biotechnology for human health and personal care
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GlycoMar is a biotechnology company developing products for the human healthcare and personal care markets.

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GlycoMar is an innovative company investing in healthcare product discovery to generate valuable intellectual property with opportunities for partnership with the healthcare and personal care sectors.
We specialise in discovery of valuable glycobiology products from organisms such as microalgae and invertebrates. Our discovery platform identifies glycomolecules with therapeutic value and suitable for commercial development.
Therapeutic glycomolecule are being progressed into consumer healthcare aplications and into preclinical development, both in house and with partner companies, for the treatment of inflammatory disorders.
Novel polysaccharides and oligosaccharides are being developed as natural & ethical active ingredients for the cosmetic skincare market and nutraceutical supplement market.



Glycomar is based at the European Centre for Marine Biotechnology, which is part of the Scottish Marine Institute.
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