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Dukosi charges towards acquisition
KCK has wholly acquired University of Edinburgh spinout Dukosi, which will continue to operate from its Scotland base ahead of a global expansion.
WVU presides over Vantage Ventures
The Vantage Ventures incubator will aim to realise West Virginia University's goal of making West Virginia a startup powerhouse.
Satt AxLR celebrates Reunion Island
Regional TTO Satt AxLR has joined forces with University of Reunion Island to evaluate the latter's commercialisation opportunities.
Daily deal net: August 12, 2019
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Oxford PV locks in series D close
University of Oxford's solar cell technology developer Oxford PV has closed a series D round featuring Meyer Burger, Equinor and Legal & General at $81.8m.
ConnectM moves into Keen Home
ConnectM Technology has acquired the smart vent maker for an undisclosed sum in a deal that handed an exit to NYU Innovation Fund.
Ahren verifies $250m fundraising hypothesis
Ahren Innovation Capital, co-founded by eight Cambridge, UK, researchers, has reached its final close, having attracted limited partners including Unilever, Sky and Aviva.
CFS sparks $115m series A close
Just over a year after securing an initial $50m tranche backed by Eni, MIT’s Commonwealth Fusion Systems has closed its series A round with $115m in capital.

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Omnidian negotiates $15m series A
Backed by Congruent Ventures and corporates National Grid Partners, Evergy and Avista, Omnidian offers protection and maintenance for residential solar panels.
Daily deal net: June 4, 2019
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Verv orchestrates $8.3m
SetSquared Bath-affiliate Verv has secured backing from investors including Centrica as it continues the roll-out of its smart energy hub and peer-to-peer trading platform for renewable electricity.
Metry measures $1.5m investment
Chalmers Ventures has contributed to a $1.5m funding round for cleantech developer Metry.
Energetic Insurance jumps at $2.5m opportunity
Congruent Ventures has led a $2.5m funding round for Energetic Insurance, which hopes to enable SMEs to tap into the solar energy market.
Sila Nano recharges with $170m
Battery materials developer Sila Nanotechnologies, co-founded by Georgia Tech professor Gleb Yushin, is preparing for commercialisation, after Daimler led a series E round.

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Big deal: Oxford PV begins capturing series D
Goldwind, Legal & General and Equinor have all taken part in a series D that achieved a $41m first close and boosted the Oxford spinout’s total equity and debt to more than $118m.
Big deal: QuantumScape fuels up on VW cash
VW will invest $100m in QuantumScape and form a joint venture with the Stanford spinout to develop batteries for long-range electric vehicles.
Big deal: MIT revs $150m Engine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology has unveiled an incubator that will provide funding, space and expertise to boost commercialisation activities on and off-campus.
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