We publish news of technology innovations, investment opportunities, together with updates from spinout & startup companies and licensees
Oxonica Ltd, a leading European technology company, has patented a revolutionary new UV filter called Optisol™. As of this month, Optisol™ sunscreen is available on shelves as an active component of Boots' new Soltan Facial Sun Defence Cream.
A New Spin-out Company Cytox Limited was spun out from Oxford University Innovation in November 2006, when it received its first round of investment; it is the 63rd company to be created with University of Oxford intellectual property in this way.
In a move to exploit its innovative location monitoring technology, OxLoc Ltd have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Reliance Monitoring Services, a member of the Reliance Security Group plc.
Isis' latest spin-out company, ReOx Ltd, is set to develop potential therapies for a huge range of diseases, from heart disease to stroke, using world-leading expertise in biology and chemistry. The company was spun out this summer and has raised £2 million in capital investment.