University porfolio

Please find below a selection from the University of Edinburgh portfolio. If you'd like to know more about our portfolio and our investments, please contact investment@ei.ed.ac.uk

Life sciences and medicine

Wobble Genomics

Old College Capital supported spinout

Wobble Genomics specialises in maximising RNA and DNA sequencing efficiency for the discovery and detection of nucleic acid biomarkers.

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Invizius

Old College Capital supported spinout

Invizius is addressing the side effects of dialysis and other extracorporeal treatments using its proprietary H-Guard™ biotechnology.

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Resolution Therapeutics

Spinout

Resolution Therapeutics is developing macrophage cell therapies to treat diseases characterised by life-threatening inflammatory organ damage.

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Blackford Analysis

Old College Capital supported spinout

Blackford Analysis works with leading hospitals, radiology groups, imaging centres, and technology providers to deliver imaging applications and AI that add clinical value.

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Macomics

Spinout

Macomics are developing precision medicines to modulate macrophages for the treatment of cancer.

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Pheno Therapeutics

Spinout

Pheno Therapeutics is working to discover and develop small molecule therapeutics that promote remyelination for the treatment of multiple sclerosis

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Informatics and digital technologies

Net AI

Old College Capital supported spinout

Net AI is developing cutting-edge AI to provide real-time analytics that drives the optimisation and automation of 5G mobile networks.

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Krotos

Old College Capital supported student startup

Krotos is a software company that develops and produces unique, innovative audio tools for the entertainment industry.

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Aveni

Old College Capital supported student startup

Aveni enriches and adds value to the data extracted from human conversations. Aveni Detect transforms risk monitoring in financial services, using NLP to analyse 100% customer interactions.

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Shotscope

Old College Capital supported student startup

Shot Scope is developing the world’s smartest golf GPS watch with automated performance tracking and analytics platforms for iOS, Android and Desktop.

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Amiqus

Old College Capital supported staff startup

Amiqus is an award-winning profit with purpose company offering remote identity verification and onboarding of staff and clients. Amiqus is trusted by businesses across the public and private sectors and is accredited by regulatory bodies throughout the UK.

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SpeakUnique

Spinout

SpeakUnique offer voice banking technology, allowing people to communicate in their own voice when natural speech is not possible.

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Engineering, Energy and Circular Economy

Mocean Energy

Old College Capital supported student startup

Mocean Energy generates renewable energy from ocean waves, creating green energy out of the blue. Their wave energy conversion technology is initially targeting applications in offshore power systems.

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PureLifi

Old College Capital supported spinout

PureLifi is the market leader in visible light communication (VLC), which uses the visible light spectrum, instead of radio frequencies, to enable secure, reliable and high-speed wireless data communication.

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Sunamp

Old College Capital supported spinout

Sunamp heat battery technology is a market-leading, space-saving and highly efficient thermal storage solution for heating and cooling in residential and commercial projects, tackling climate change through the electrification of heat.

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MiAlgae

Old College Capital supported student startup

MiAlgae recycles the co-products from food and drink production to grow Omega-3 rich, micro-algae for use as a source of ocean-friendly omega-3 in animal and aquaculture feeds.

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Sofant

Old College Capital supported spinout

Sofant is developing smart antenna™ technology which reduces the cost of producing and operating wireless network equipment improving performance, simplifying design and reducing power consumption.

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Carbogenics

Old College Capital supported spinout

Carbogenics has developed a low carbon technology to convert difficult-to-recycle and low-value waste into a range of high-value products. Its first product CreChar is an additive for anaerobic digestion capable of increasing the output of biogas plants by at least 15%.

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