Innovate UK ICURe CompaniesStories from our successful ICURe Programme companies.
Innovate UK ICURe Companies
RevoNA holds huge potential in treating currently ‘undruggable’ diseases by overcoming the challenges associated with targeting RNA.
Aston Vision Sciences Ltd
Aston Vision Sciences (AVS) was established to meet ballooning market demand through the provision of technically advanced, high-value solutions for the ophthalmic eyecare market.
Ziylo were bought by pharmaceutical giant Novo Nordisk’s for $800m (£623m) in 2018 in a deal which gave them full rights to develop glucose responsive insulins.
Microplate Dx develops rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing diagnostic tests, enabling clinicians to confidently select the optimum antibiotic for a particular patients infection in less than 1 hour,
Interface Polymers is a spin-out from the University of Warwick. Its unique Polarfin® additive technology is able to modify the properties of common plastics to enable them to stick to and mix with other materials.
ViridiCO2 is revolutionising the sustainability of chemical manufacturing processes by deriving products from carbon dioxide (CO2) feedstocks to close the carbon loop.
Magnitude Biosciences is a specialist Contract Research Organisation (CRO) which is pioneering the use of the tiny nematode worm C. elegans, to accelerate early pre-clinical drug development for biotech and pharma.
Atelerix, a spin-out from Newcastle University, is revolutionising the way that cells are stored and transported.
Holiferm’s long term vision is to manufacture of holistically sustainable bioproducts at a value point at which they are affordable to everyone and therefore obliterate petrochemicals.
Quantum Dice aims to protect a connected future by harnessing the fundamental quantum properties of light for provable, secure encryption.
TRUEinvivo is revolutionising the success of radiotherapy treatments through its use of specially designed micro silica beads that can measure the exact dose of radiation a patient receives.
Revolution Fibres uses electrospinning to turn polymer materials into nanofibres that have a huge range of uses. From flexible sensors, filters of nano-sized pollutant particles, to next-generation composites, Revolution Fibres is a game-changing manufacturing platform.
Inductosense Limited is a spin-out from the University of Bristol that has designs and manufactures compact, wireless, sensors for the fast, repeatable detection and monitoring of corrosion or other defects in pipework and vessels.
CellRev aims to revolutionise the way cells are grown in the lab. It is developing ground-breaking technologies to make the culturing of cells more efficient and affordable.
Azul Optics has developed a new technology to assess our eye’s natural protection against harmful blue light and oxidative damage (macular pigment density).
AMLo Biosciences is a spin-out company from the University of Newcastle which develops a suite of tests to help improve the management of patients with skin cancers.
AccelerComm is a spin-out from the University of Southampton. It offers game-changing technologies to enable 5G wireless systems to be 10-times faster than 4G, laying down the foundations for the future of wireless applications and services.
digiLab is a deep tech company providing decision confidence in safety critical industries using its proprietary ML/AI platform twinLab.
Bia Analytical Ltd
Bia Analytical Ltd is a UK food authentication testing laboratory set up to address concerns about economically motivated adulteration.
Halcyon 3D Ltd
Halcyon 3D Ltd produces additives for 3D photolithographical resins to reduce stress and deformation in 3D photo printing.
Erebagen is a synthetic biology company that discovers, optimises & scales truly novel bioactive products from microbes by activating previously silent gene clusters.
Smytec has created the first non-contact, non-destructive forensic evidence retrieval technique for searching, locating, identifying and recovering various forensic evidence types.
OGI Bio is revolutionising how bacteria, yeast and algae are grown and analysed with a modular culturing system that allows our customer to manage features for their culturing process.
NanoSyrinx is a discovery stage synthetic biology company creating a next-generation platform technology for the targeted intracellular delivery of biological medicines.
GenoME Diagnostics is a spin out company focusing on development of novel tests for early detection of diseases using an affordableand highly scalable platform.
VascVersa is developing a cell therapy product, Angicyte, which will address the underlying cause of the condition by promoting the formation of new blood vessels.
Phlux is developing high performance infrared sensors that will dramatically improve the performance of laser rangefinder, LIDAR, fibre sensing and imaging systems.
Speak Unique has developed cutting-edge speech synthesis that is able to create personalised synthetic voices.
KOKU origins are founded on over 20 years of research in falls prevention, healthy ageing and health behaviour change theory.