In just two years, the Qteros team has made remarkable progress enhancing strains of the Q Microbe. Our goal is to keep refining this process until our technology provides the world’s most economical and sustainable transportation energy.


Launched by the unexpected discovery of a plant-converting microbe in the soil near the Quabbin Reservoir, a most promising technology is now scaling up for commercialization… more

Research and Innovation

Through our collaborations with private and government partners, we are locating the optimal biomass materials, enhancing our Q Microbe strain, and planning the construction of a pilot plant…


The members of our management team come from varied backgrounds in industry and academia and possess a wide range of skills and experience in the sciences and the biofuels industry… more

Board of Directors

Qteros is guided and governed by these industry leaders… more


Our rapid growth has been generously funded by Venrock, Battery Ventures, Soros Management Fund, BP, Verasun, Long River Ventures, Camros Capital, the U.S. Department of Energy, and many special individuals… more


Qteros is located at 100 Campus Drive, Marlborough, MA 01752.

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