AB Enzymes constantly seeks to improve its products, to find new applications where use of enzymes adds value and to discover novel molecules for the benefit of our customers. Research and Development forms an integral part of the company’s vision and strategy. Our scientists and technicians in the R&D group develop new and improved enzymes and proprietary technologies in order to maintain our competitive edge in innovative and high quality products. The R&D comprises specialists in molecular biology, biochemistry, microbiology, food chemistry and biotechnology. The company currently invests about 10% of its annual revenue in R&D.
The R&D group works in close contact with our manufacturing partner Roal and AB Vista, our ally in animal nutrition. AB Enzymes also has cooperation with several international academic groups and research organizations. We protect our innovations by patenting before publishing. Our patent portfolio consists of more than 550 active patents or patent applications.