Insect Biotech was established in 2000 as a spin-off company from Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology(KRIBB) for utilization of biodiversity including insects and microorganisms which are the most diversified and abundant on the earth. Insect Biotech pursues the R&D and production of pharmaceuticals, functional food, cosmetics, industrial enzymes, animal feed additives, bio-pesticides and other bioactive substances for our healthy, wealthy and beautiful life in harmony with the nature.
Insect Biotech produces Arazyme, a highly active protease produced by the microbe HY-3 isolated from the spider in Korea. Arazyme has a relatively high enzyme activity in both ambient and low&high temperature, in a wide range of pH, and even in high salt condition. Arazyme is widely used.