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AI Accelerator open for second-round applications

The University of Edinburgh’s AI Accelerator is opening its doors once again to find 12 data-driven AI scale-ups looking to change the world. The...
AI Accelerator open for second-round applications

AI Accelerator open for second-round applications

The University of Edinburgh’s AI Accelerator is opening its doors once again to find 12 data-driven AI scale-ups looking to change the world. The programme is designed to accelerate the best AI start-ups in the UK, Europe and beyond to scale...

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Collaborative research in predictive biomarkers

Collaborative research in predictive biomarkers

A new collaboration between clinician-scientists at the University of Edinburgh’s Centre for Inflammation Research and pioneering biotechnology company Genentech is bringing its combined expertise to bear on discovering predictive biomarkers for...

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Student entrepreneurs win at Inspire Launch Grow 2021

Student entrepreneurs win at Inspire Launch Grow 2021

A grip-strengthening robotic glove, an app to better connect restaurants and food suppliers and a system to measure forest health using satellites have been named the winners of the University of Edinburgh’s annual awards for student entrepreneurs....

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Agreement targets disease-resistant gene-edited pigs

Agreement targets disease-resistant gene-edited pigs

The University of Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute and animal genetics company Genus PLC have signed an agreement to produce pigs that are resistant to a respiratory disease affecting livestock worldwide. Researchers and the company hope the licensing...

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Investing in innovation, from bench to bedside

Investing in innovation, from bench to bedside

At the forefront of research to develop gene therapy treatment for Rett syndrome is the University of Edinburgh’s Dr. Stuart Cobb, his team and their partnership with Neurogene. Neurogene began working with Dr. Stuart Cobb shortly after its...

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Bench to bedside: with industry all the way

Bench to bedside: with industry all the way

Collaborations with pharmaceutical companies not only facilitate the transition of a scientific discovery from bench to bedside, but as the University of Edinburgh’s Dr Veronique Miron discovered, can also contribute to career development as a...

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Dr Andrea Taylor named Head of Major Projects

Dr Andrea Taylor named Head of Major Projects

Edinburgh Innovations has named Dr Andrea Taylor as its new Head of Major Projects. Dr Taylor will lead Edinburgh Innovations’ Major Projects team, which focuses on developing the University’s long-term strategic relationships with commercial...

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