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Prenetics tests out $1.25bn reverse merger
Genetic testing services provider Prenetics, a spinout of City University of Hong Kong, will hold a reverse merger at a $1.25bn valuation.
EnerVenue electrifies $100m series A
Stanford University has backed a round that will help the nickel-hydrogen battery developer finance construction of a Gigafactory.
Daily deal net: September 15, 2021
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Louisville launches UofL Ventures
Will Metcalf will lead the office, which will be located within University of Louisville’s Office of Research and Innovation.
Daily deal net: September 14, 2021
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Exscientia explores Nasdaq IPO
Dundee spinout Exscientia is continuing a busy fundraising year with a filing for an IPO in the US and a $35m concurrent private placement.
SETsquared welcomes Cardiff
Cardiff University has become the sixth institution to join the partnership, having already collaborated on one programme for three years.
Daily deal net: September 10, 2021
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.

Other News

Penn produces iEcure with $50m
Based on technology at University of Pennsylvania, iEcure has launched to commercialise gene therapies initially for liver disorders and an option to license more assets.
Stryker gets Gauss Surgical in acquisition
Stryker has bought the surgery monitoring software provider, which was backed by Stanford-StartX Fund.
Jeeves adds $57m series B
Stanford-backed expense management platform Jeeves has received series B funding, two months after emerging from stealth.
Penn Medicine plots $5m fund
Penn Medicine and Wharton Social Impact Initiative have launched an investment fund focused on the drivers of health equity.
Hédé assumes Linksium leadership position
François Hédé has taken over as president of Linksium, succeeding Gilles Talbotier who had led the tech transfer organisation for six years.
NSF enlists universities for I-Corps Hubs
A host of institutions have joined NSF’s five regional educational programmes called I-Corps Hubs, which will each receive $3m per year until 2026.

Editor's Picks

Imperial reignites funding operation
The institution is starting afresh with its investment activities, having brought the management of its spinouts back in-house after Touchstone.
O’Brien to lead Cambridge Enterprise
Diarmuid O’Brien will take over as chief executive of Cambridge Enterprise this September following the retirement of Tony Raven.
The time is now for northern England
Historically left behind by their peers in the golden triangle, universities in the north are stepping up with their own funds, accelerators and collaborations.
SETsquared: a global leader continues charging ahead
The world’s number one incubator has been making a big impact since 2002, having supported more than 4,000 entrepreneurs that have raised more than $2.2bn between them.
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