BioMetallum

Redefining the mining industry

Our Mission

Our Vision

Our mission is to revolutionize the mining industry through the application of biomining and synthetic biology. We are committed to designing and developing innovative solutions for the efficient extraction of metals, such as lithium, using genetically modified microorganisms.

Our vision is to become global leaders in the field of biomining, recognized for our ability to develop efficient and sustainable metal extraction solutions. We aim to be a benchmark in the implementation of biotechnological processes that enable the industry to achieve eco-friendly mining at scale.

Leadership

Team

BioMetallum Startup Team Microbe-Metal Interactions Scientist PhD Melisa Olivelli

Melisa Olivelli
Ph.D. in Science and
Technology.
Specialist in Extremophile Microorganisms and Microbe-Metal Interactions.

Microbe-Metal Interactions
Scientist

BioMetallum Startup Team Bioinformatics Scientist B.Sc. Franco Paredes

Franco Paredes
B.Sc. in Biotechnology.
Specialist in Bioinformatics
and Data Mining.

Senior Bioinformatics Scientist

BioMetallum Startup Team Lab Technician B.Sc. Candidate Brenda Kincaid

Brenda Kincaid
Biotechnology B.Sc. Candidate.

Lab Technician

BioMetallum Startup Team Commercial Mining Advisor Raúl Molina

Raúl Molina
Commercial Manager and
Founder Copperprotek

Commercial Mining Advisor

BioMetallum Startup Team Nanotechnology Advisor PhD Guillermo R. Castro


Guillermo R. Castro
Ph.D. in Biological Chemistry
Head of the Laboratory of Nanobiomaterials at the Applied Biotechnology
Institute (CINDEFI,
CONICET).

Nanotechnology Advisor

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