Day: 24 February 2021

North East

Newcells Biotech secures £5.25 million Seed Follow On investment from

Newcells Biotech secures over £5m for 3D tissue models Newcastle-based human stem cell model specialists, Newcells Biotech, have secured a total of £5.25m worth of funding to accelerate their growth plans in the international life sciences market.  The funding comes from two existing backers. Mercia has invested from its Northern Venture Capital Trust (VCT) and Enterprise […]Read More


Linear Diagnostics secures £800k Seed investment from Midven

University of Birmingham spin-out secures £800k for point of care diagnostics platform The second round of funding will enable the company to commence the development of the hardware platform for its tests. Birmingham-based Linear Diagnostics Ltd has secured £800,000 from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) and other investors in the company’s second round of funding. The finance will […]Read More