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Alexandria LaunchLabs, NYC’s Premier Life Science Startup Platform, Selects Its First Member Companies

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE), an urban office REIT uniquely focused on collaborative life science and technology campuses in AAA innovation cluster locations, today announced that Alexandria LaunchLabs®has selected a leading-edge group [...]

46 Organizations Making Biology Easier to Engineer

Synthetic biology has been a joint effort since its conception. From academic researchers to legislators and venture capitalists, synbio as both a technology and innovation ecosystem has been forged by different hands and different perspectives. These are some of the [...]

Sofinnova Partners Raises €106 Million in a First Closing of Its Industrial Biotech Fund

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sofinnova Partners, a leading European venture capital firm specialized in life sciences, today announced the first closing of Sofinnova Industrial Biotech I (Sofinnova IB I) at €106 million. The fund, dedicated to renewable chemistry, follows a series of 9 investments [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Financial Services, Industry Support, News, Press Releases|

Launching a “Moonshot Factory” in the Rebel Country: Cork’s SynBio Scene

Last week was the former IndieBio EU ‘Building a better world’ conference, to launch the new identity of SOSV’s sister incubator: RebelBio. According to Elsa Sotiriadis, the Program Director, RebelBio is short for “Rebellious Biotechnologies” and this reflects “moonshot thinking [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Industry Support, News, Startup Incubators and Accelerators|

An Interview with Daniela Quaglia on Synbio and Science Communication

“I like to define myself as a versatile person.” This is how Daniela Quaglia, scientist, synthetic biology enthusiast, writer, editor and occasional actress, introduces herself. Daniela is a prominent scientific communicator with a close history to the SynBioBeta community, which [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Education, Industry Support, News|

IndieBio SF Reveals Its Fourth Class of Start-Ups

On February 9th, IndieBio will be presenting their newest class in a Demo Day at Herbst Theater in San Francisco. Here’s a sneak peek of what the Class of 2016-2017 of the world’s leading accelerator in synthetic biology and biotechnology [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|Industry Support, News, Startup Incubators and Accelerators|