News posted in June 2011

Azellon is a spin-out from The University of Bristol focused on the R&D and commercialisation of an adult autologous (patient's own) stem cell technology for the repair of avascular meniscal tears.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:37

Outstanding contributions to the commercialisation of university research were recognised  at the PraxisUnico Conference 2011 in Glasgow on 10 June.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:36

Cambridge-based Lab21, which specialises in personalised medicine and clinical diagnostics, announced in May that it had acquired Myconostica, a molecular diagnostic company focusing on the diagnosis of fungal infections of clinical importance.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:35

IP Group plc (LSE: IPO) has issued a Prospectus for a proposed placing and open offer of 110 million new ordinary shares at the issue price of 50 pence each.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:34

The University of Strathclyde took the strategic decision to invest in EnviroCentre as a spin-out company in 1995, and the company has gone on to become one of Scotland’s leading environmental consultancies.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:32

In May the company completed a seed funding round of equity investment led by Mercia Fund Management, and announced its participation in a £2.1 million project funded by the TSB, EPSRC, and industrial partners.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:31

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) launched in May a new strategy guide to help universities to develop and manage their intellectual assets.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:29

Lumora, a molecular diagnostics company which is developing next generation tests through its proprietary BART Technology platform, completed in May a £1.5 million funding round, led by Catapult Venture Managers.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:28

The SETsquared partnership has announced that one of the companies it has supported, Fitronics, has completed a successful sale of the business.

Posted on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 @ 17:25