IGNE - Igene Biotechnology, Inc.

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Igene Biotechnology, Inc.

9110 Red Branch Road
Suite J
Columbia, MD 21045
United States

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryAgricultural Inputs
Full Time Employees18

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Joseph L. DownsChief Exec. OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Igene Biotechnology, Inc. focuses on the research, development, production, and commercialization of specialty ingredients for human and animal nutrition. The company supplies natural astaxanthin, a nutrient used as a source of pigment for coloring farmed salmon and trout species. It also supplies ingredients and finished products to the nutraceutical and feed industry. The company also provides research and development services for microbial strain improvement and fermentation process development and scale up from shake flask, to pilot plant, to commercial sized fermentors; and analytical chemistry services for identification and quantization of carotenoids in foods, feeds, and animal tissues, including verification of wild versus farm raised salmonids. The company was formerly known as IGI Biotechnology, Inc. and changed its name to IGENE Biotechnology, Inc. in April 1986. IGENE Biotechnology, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is based in Columbia, Maryland.

Corporate Governance

Igene Biotechnology, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.