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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 [...]

World’s first BioTech accelerator SYNBIOAXLR8R/IndieBio EU is now RebelBio

SYNBIOAXLR8R the world’s first ever Life Sciences commercial accelerator program, which was founded in Cork in 2014 by SOSV and which became IndieBio EU, has today announced that it will change its name to RebelBio (aka Rebellious Biotechnology). “Rapid commercial [...]

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|

iGEM Rocks the World Once Again

This year, 273 teams coming from 6 continents attended the iGEM Giant Jamboree. The energy was electrifying as students buzzed around, setting up their posters, stressing about their presentations, and forging friendships across nationalities that will last a lifetime! iGEM, [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Education, Industry Support, News|

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|