Zymetech is an Icelandic biotechnology company specializing in research, purification and utilization of cold adopted enzymes from deep sea cod fish.
Zymetech ehf. was founded in 1999 by Dr. Jón Bragi Bjarnason and Dr. Ágústa Guðmundsdóttir, professors at the University of Iceland, who had gained deep understanding of the efficacy of enzymes from deep sea cod. Since then Zymetech has developed derma cosmetics, derma health products and medical devices that contain cod enzymes applied through the Penzyme® technology.
Zymetech extracts the enzymes from parts of the cod viscera that would otherwise be discarded.
Zymetech is fully owned by Enzymatica AB in Sweden.
To be the global leader in research, development and manufacturing of high-purity marine derived enzymes for use in cosmeceutical, medical device and pharmaceutical applications.
We are committed to deliver effective high-quality products that fulfill regulatory requirements, and consistently meet expectations of our customers.
We are motivated through clear communication, process and training, to apply quality awareness in every detail of our work.
We look for opportunities to reflect, learn and act, so our operations can continuously improve.