The Future Value Fund I will invest in pre-seed companies, including spinouts from Rev1's long-time partner Ohio State University.
Duke University's contactless security system developer agrees to list through a reverse takeover, providing an exit to OUP.
Vorwerk Ventures and Blue Horizon Ventures have co-led a series A round for the ETH Zurich spinout selling plant-based meat products.
The cultured meat product developer has added a $10m tranche of funding to its series B round, five years after being spun out of Maastricht University.
UChicago has once again backed the corner store operator, and the round was co-led by Almanac Insights and Monogram Capital Partners.
Rogue has achieved a first close for its fourth fund, although it is as-yet unclear whether Oregon State University is again an investor.
Today's deal net contains news from PGDx, Notch Therapeutics, Quell Therapeutics, SpyBiotech, Vision Medicals, Future Meat Technologies, BusUp and Advanced Chemotherapy Technologies.
NC State is the first of a planned five academic partners to benefit from on-campus commercialisation experts and access to capital.
PreSeed Ventures-backed Vivino runs a wine recommendation platform and has raised $155m in a series D round after adding 21 million users in three years.
An undisclosed US university endowment has helped the consumer-focused venture firm hit a $118m final close for its second fund, surpassing its $100m target in the process.