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Show Me the Money: 5 Biotech-Ready VCs

Investing in biotech is like eating your greens and waking up at 6 in the morning to go to the gym. Everyone knows it’s the way to go, and yet most don’t actually do it. Biotech has rapidly gained more [...]

By | June 5th, 2017|Financial Services, Industry Support, News|

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|