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Data Collective Partners with Dr. John Cumbers, Founder of SynBioBeta, to Launch Pre-Seed and Seed Stage Synthetic Biology Venture Fund

Palo Alto, CA, April 4, 2017 - Data Collective (DCVC), a venture capital fund investing in entrepreneurs applying deep tech to transform giant industries, today announced it is partnering with Dr. John Cumbers to launch a pre-seed and seed venture [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|Financial Services, Industry Support, News, Press Releases|

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|

SOSV, the Accelerator VC, Closes $150 Million Fund III

January 03, 2017 07:06 PM Eastern Standard Time PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SOSV, the accelerator-based venture capital firm, closed $150 million in its first fund open to external investors, SOSV III on December 16th. SOSV runs the world’s #1 accelerators in hardware, life [...]

Bio-start Competition Announces Additional Cash Prizes and Sponsors

London, UK, 13th December 2016 / Sciad Newswire/ SynbiCITE and Rainbow Seed Fund today announce new sponsors and prizes for the Bio-start competition, designed to commercialise the engineering of biology. The addition of new sponsors increases the number of prizes available to competitors including the free [...]

By | December 13th, 2016|Financial Services, Industry Support, News, Press Releases|

IBioIC £3 million investment set to accelerate global healthcare, materials and skincare markets

Glasgow, 17 October 2016 – Scotland is set to create waves among the global biotechnology arena as its Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) announces over £3 million of investment across six game changing synthetic biology projects including greener skincare products, [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|Financial Services, Industry Support, News, Press Releases|

Bio-start Confirms Sir Richard Sykes as Chair of Judging Panel

London, UK, 5th October 2016 / Sciad Newswire/ SynbiCITE and Rainbow Seed Fund today announce that Sir Richard Sykes, Chairman of the Royal Institution of Great Britain, Chairman of Imperial College Healthcare and Chancellor of Brunel University, will act as Chair of judges for theBio-start competition judging [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Education, Financial Services, Industry Support, News|