Prominent Lawyer Gives Oxford $35 Million Gift That Will Also Benefit U. of Pittsburgh

A roundup of notable gifts compiled by the Chronicle: University of Oxford and University of Pittsburgh David Frederick and Sophia Lynn pledged $35 million to support the Univ North building-development project at University College, Oxford, one of the University of Oxford’s oldest colleges. When completed, the new site will include student housing as well as … Read more

University officials mark high point in new Center for Science and Technology Innovation – The Oxford Eagle

University of Mississippi officials and others celebrated a milestone in the construction of the emerging Jim and Thomas Duff Center for Science and Technology Innovation during a topping-out ceremony Thursday (June 23) on campus. Touting the economic and academic implications of 202,000-square-foot science, technology, engineering and mathematics building, Chancellor Glenn Boyce was among some 100 … Read more

Memories of the Queen and a fairytale time in Scotland – The Oxford Eagle

On my mom, hero Gert’s birthday, February 6, 1952, hero mum, Queen Elizabeth II, age 26, was crowned Queen after her dad King George VI died of cancer, and although the Queen’s birthday is April 21, it is celebrated on the second Thursday of June because that’s what her dad did, it’s warmer, she is … Read more

Tinnitus Seems to Be Somehow Linked to a Crucial Bodily Function, Studies Hint

Around 15 percent of the world population suffers from tinnitus, a condition which causes someone to hear a sound (such as ringing or buzzing) without any external source. It’s often associated with hearing loss. Not only can the condition be annoying for sufferers, it can also have a serious effect on mental health, often causing … Read more

Oxford Science Enterprises Appoints Richard Laxer, Former Chairman and CEO of GE Capital, as a Non-Executive Director

OXFORD, England, April 19, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Oxford Science Enterprises, the Science Business Builder which transforms world-leading science from the University of Oxford into world-changing businesses, today announces the appointment of Richard Laxer to its Board of Directors, as an independent non-executive director. Richard is a veteran of GE Capital, serving the company … Read more

New Report Highlights Oxford as the UK’s Leading University for Spinout Creation with Oxford Science Enterprises Named as Most Active Fund Focused Solely on a Single Institution

OXFORD, England, April 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Oxford Science Enterprises, the Science Business Builder and preferred investment partner of the University of Oxfordnotes that a report published today – Spotlight on Spinouts by data analyst firm Beauhurst and sponsored by the Royal Academy of Engineering – has ranked Oxford University as the top … Read more

Oxford Science Enterprises Strengthens Investment Teams with Two New Appointments

– Heather Roxborough PhD, former Partner at Optum Ventures, joins as Partner, Health Tech – Wallace Wallace MPhil, former Associate at M-Ventures, joins as Associate, Life Sciences OXFORD, England, March 31, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Oxford Science Enterprises, the Science Business Builder and preferred investment partner of the University of Oxfordtoday announces further strengthening … Read more

Oxford Science Enterprises Enters Agreement with Lothbury to Develop State-of-the-Art R&D Facilities in Oxford City Centre

OXFORD, England, March 14, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Oxford Science Enterprises, the Science Business Builder and preferred investment partner of the University of Oxfordannounces it has entered into a joint venture with the Lothbury Property Trust (“Lothbury”) to develop high-specification laboratory and office space, for early-stage life science businesses, in the heart of Oxford … Read more

Exscientia and University of Oxford Launch “Xcellomics” Program to Expedite Early-Stage Academic Research and Translate Novel Biology Into Future Drug Discovery

OXFORD, England – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Exscientia (Nasdaq: EXAI) and the University of Oxford Target Discovery Institute (Oxford TDI) today announced the formation of Xcellomics – a program designed to source cellular functional assays from the global academic community to develop novel screens and identify targets and therapeutic candidates for unmet medical needs. The Xcellomics … Read more

Exscientia and University of Oxford Launch “Xcellomics” Program to Expedite Early-Stage Academic Research and Translate Novel Biology Into Future Drug Discovery

Program open at no-cost to any academic researcher interested in submitting a proposal OXFORD, England, March 10, 2022– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Exscientia (Nasdaq: EXAI) and the University of Oxford Target Discovery Institute (Oxford TDI) today announced the formation of Xcellomics – a program designed to source cellular functional assays from the global academic community to … Read more