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Tech Transfer

Michigan marks Applied Morphomics
Applied Morphomics has formally spun out of University of Michigan to deliver a medical analytics service powered by morphological scans of patients.
Oxford spinouts score $61m in first quarter
The total raised by Oxford’s spinouts was down from $229m year-on-year, though university tech transfer office OUI also marked its largest ever single exit during the period.
UA embarks on Sidecar Learning
IT training software spinout Sidecar Learning has received capital from University of Arizona’s Asset Development Program after joining the state-funded I-Corps accelerator.
Nationwide tech licensing hauls in $11.5m
Licensing revenues at Nationwide Children’s Hospital fell from $36.7m in 2017, though the hospital is reportedly projecting turnover of at least $25m for the first quarter of 2019.
RIT monitors Heart Health Intelligence
RIT spinout HHI is looking for grant funding to commercialise a cardiovascular monitoring toilet seat intended for patients recovering from heart failure.
Vivlion comes into view
Goethe University Frankfurt has spun out Vivlion to commercialise a library of the human genome that could drive the development of more Crispr therapies.
Sana Biotechnology manoeuvres from Harvard
Sana has emerged with funding from investors including F-Prime Capital, Arch and Flagship Pioneering to develop genetically modified hypoimmogenic stem cells.
Oxford seeks impact with Sophia
OUI’s first social enterprise spinout, Sophia Oxford, will implement a multidimensional poverty index and standards intended to help corporates respond to the needs of workforces.

Other News

Weizmann Institute duo nab $12m
The funding will be funnelled into an unnamed p53 suppressor-focused oncology Weizmann spinout and ultrasound guidance device maker On-Sight Medical.
KU Leuven tops Flemish spinout league
KU Leuven has generated 60 spinouts since 2000, the most of any Flemish region university, while digital-focused research centre IMinds topped the bill for Flemish strategic institutes.
Sherlock deduces $17.5m series A
Sherlock Biosciences will develop molecular diagnostics tools co-developed by researchers at Harvard University and Broad Institute, including Crispr inventor Feng Zhang.
Purdue handles Penguin Innovations
Penguin Innovations has spun out of Purdue’s College of Pharmacy with a virtual cleanroom training program for pharmacy students.
CU Boulder makes $1.9bn impact
Venture Partners at CU Boulder's efforts provided a significant boost for the national economy, generating nearly $721m of economic income for tech-transfer related activity.
Saarland moulds Mac Panther Materials
Mac Panther Materials will operate as a subsidiary of manufacturing machinery supplier Mac Panther on the back of a spinout agreement with Saarland University.

Editor's Picks

Big deal: Ambys arrives at $140m investment
Ambys Medicines has raised $60m in a series A round backed by Takeda and signed a strategic partnership agreement with the corporate worth $80m.
Taking a leap towards the quantum future
Isis Innovation's Rakesh Roshan investigates the looming age of quantum computing.
12 spin-outs of Christmas
GUV's list of hot spin-outs to watch in 2015.
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