The latest news and announcements from Edinburgh Innovations.

Data-Driven Innovation programme launched

The University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University have launched the Data-Driven Innovation programme of the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal, and Edinburgh Innovations will...

Dr John Lonsdale joins EI as Head of Enterprise Services

Dr John Lonsdale has taken up the new post of Edinburgh Innovations' Head of Enterprise Services. Lonsdale leads a new team bringing together EI’s technology transfer and enterprise development activities, which include licensing University intellectual property and...

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Dialysis pioneer Invizius named ‘Best Innovative MedTech’

Invizius, the Edinburgh spinout whose technology promises to improve the lives of millions of dialysis patients, has been named Best Innovative MedTech company at the prestigious OBN Awards. The company’s success in the awards, which have a high profile in the life...

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Carbogenics takes top prize in Converge Challenge

Carbogenics, a spinout company that turns disposable coffee cups into fertiliser, has taken the coveted top prize in Converge Challenge 2018, and fellow Edinburgh Innovations clients won the awards' Social Enterprise and Kickstart prizes. The annual awards for...

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HyperionDev launches CoGrammar code review service

Education technology startup HyperionDev has rebranded as CoGrammar and launched a recruitment drive for code reviewers as part of a new business-to-business service, following a successful pre-Series A fundraising. CoGrammar, an Edinburgh Innovations client founded...

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Pioneering virtual reality in drug design

A collaboration between computational chemists and a tech start-up is pioneering the use of virtual reality to speed up drug design. A team of scientists at the University of Edinburgh, supported by Edinburgh Innovations, have collaborated for the past year with...

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Partnership boosts cystic fibrosis therapy bid

Edinburgh Innovations has helped facilitate a new collaboration between scientists and leading figures from industry to advance development of a gene therapy for cystic fibrosis. The UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium, of which the University of Edinburgh is a...

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