3D Bio-Tissues moves into specialist lab facility at The Biosphere on Newcastle Helix

Another Northern Accelerator spin-out from Newcastle University is making its home at The Biosphere on Newcastle Helix, joining a growing cluster of life science businesses. 3D Bio-Tissues aims to tackle donor shortages and speed up life-changing transplants worldwide, specialising in creating ‘bio-equivalent’ structural tissues. Dr Che Connon, co-founder and CEO of 3D Bio-Tissues said: “The […]

Newcastle University spin-out joins The Biosphere at Newcastle Helix

Newcastle University spin-out, AMLo Biosciences, has moved to The Biosphere, a specialist lab facility on Newcastle Helix. The ground-breaking cancer diagnostics firm, formed in 2017, looks to save up to 2,000 lives each year with their prognostic test for early-stage skin cancer. The company’s first product (AMBLor) will go to market in 2021, launching in […]

Sneak peek at Orbit – the new enterprise zone from Durham University

Durham University has shared an artist’s impression of Orbit, the new enterprise zone to be located at NETPark, one of the UK’s leading science parks. Sure to be home to some of Northern Accelerator’s spin-outs, Orbit is due to open in spring 2021. It will house space for around 15 businesses with a prototype lab, […]

Durham spin-out secures £250k to grow facilities

Magnitude Biosciences has received £250k in funding to help grow its workforce and facilities. The Durham University spin-out which recently moved into new premises at NETPark, has received funding from the government’s Coronavirus Future Fund. And current investors in Magnitude Biosciences, Saker Capital and North East Innovation Fund run by Northstar Ventures, have matched the […]

Newcastle University spin-out strengthens leadership team

Three years after spinning out from Newcastle University as the first Northern Accelerator supported spin-out, Atelerix has announced a significant further strengthening of its leadership team. Two experienced industry executives will help lead Atelerix in implementing its strategy to provide room temperature solutions for the shipping of therapeutic cells in the fast growing cellular therapy […]

Newcastle spin-out 3D Bio-Tissues closes second investment round

Newcastle University spin-out, 3D Bio-Tissues, creators of an innovative tissue engineering technology, has closed a second round of funding of £420,000 to accelerate development of its tissue engineered products to market. 3D Bio-Tissues has identified a significant and unique commercial opportunity in the rapidly developing 3D tissue technology area, where it aims to offer superior […]

Northern Accelerator spin-out flies the nest

Durham University spin-out, Magnitude Biosciences, has moved its operational facilities to a new lab at NETPark in Sedgefield, County Durham. The move allows Magnitude Biosciences to deliver its research services in the fields of ageing, neurodegeneration, microbiome and toxicity from a single site. Magnitude Biosciences was supported by Northern Accelerator’s Executives into Business programme, and now […]