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Only a third of US research universities have a venture fund

Venture funds are becoming a more common offering at universities around the world. Why do a majority of the top US institutions not have one?

Jun 12, 2024

Quantinuum's $300m round shows growing corporate bets on quantum

Backed by JPMorgan Chase, Honeywell, Amgen, Mitsui & Co, Quantinuum is working both on quantum hardware and software — and is now one of the biggest players in the field.

Jan 19, 2024

Spinout tracker: January 2024

GUV is launching a weekly spinout tracker to surface the most exciting new and emerging companies based on university research.

Jan 15, 2024

GV makes another bet on CRISPR with Moonwalk investment

GV backs another spinout by MIT’s serial entrepreneur Feng Zhang as epigenetics becomes an emerging area of healthcare.

Jan 11, 2024

University spinouts doubled fundraising in the last decade

Countries like Germany, Switzerland and Japan have benefitted from an explosive growth in capital, but the US still dominates and the UK risks being left behind, our in-depth analysis shows.

Jan 31, 2023

Cleerly captures investors’ hearts in $192m series C

Launched just a year ago to build on work at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Cleerly has now closed an oversubscribed series C round.

Jul 25, 2022

CardiaTec captures $1.7m

Cambridge Enterprise has put cash into CardiaTec Biosciences in a pre-seed round that marks the inaugural deal for Laidlaw Scholars Ventures.

Jul 6, 2022

OQC heads to Japan after $46m series A

Oxford Quantum Circuits' series A round is already among the largest for a European quantum company and could still go higher.

Jul 5, 2022

Other News

ReCode registers $120m series B extension

UT Southwestern Medical Center spinout ReCode Therapeutics has now raised a total of $200m in its series B round from investors including Osage University Partners.

Jun 30, 2022

Zap Energy zips to $160m series C

University of Washington spinout Zap Energy is working on building a cheap, scalable fusion reactor generating low cost and carbon free energy.

Jun 28, 2022

MicroTransponder manifests $53m series E

Osage University Partners has added MicroTransponder to a small but mightly portfolio of medical device companies.

Jun 23, 2022

Elypta elicits $21m series A

Chalmers spinout Elypta is working on a metabolism-based liquid biopsy for early cancer detection that it hopes will catch any type of the disease.

Jun 21, 2022

Deals: June 1, 2022

Orphan CNS therapy developer Minoryx Therapeutics closed a $54.8m series C and MIT's The Engine co-led a $10.5m seed round for Foundation Alloy.

Jun 1, 2022

Deals: May 31, 2022

ZGT has raised $48m from Tsinghua Holdings Capital, CAS Star and others, while University of Cambridge spinout Colorifix has pocketed $22.7m.

May 31, 2022

Editor's Picks

Sony and Intel back company making key part for next wave of…

UK smartphone camera component developer Cambridge Mechatronics’ latest round featured strategic investors Sony Ventures and Intel Capital.

Feb 13, 2024

Spike in AI deals and exits for corporate investors

Corporate investors have been part of $3bn worth of AI deals so far this year, with June particularly strong. There has also been a uptick in exits.

Jul 13, 2023

The corporate bull case for real estate

Corporates continued to invest in real estate tech through 2022, unlike their traditional VC peers. We look at how this might play out.

Jan 25, 2023
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