Chairman and CEO: Kent Snyder.
Revenue: $28.7 million in 2010; $15.5 million in 2009.
Net loss: $10.7 million in 2010; $26.2 million in 2009.
No. of local employees: 117.
Headquarters: University Towne Center area of San Diego.
Year founded: 1998.
Stock symbol and exchange: SNMX on Nasdaq.
Company description: Uses taste receptor assays and screening technologies to develop flavor ingredients for food and beverage industries.