Building A Synthetic Genome
Following the completion of the sequencing of the entire human genome in 2003, dubbed...read more
The Rainbow Seed Fund is backed by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Fund’s partners are 9 publicly funded research bodies, including STFC, BBSRC, NERC and Dstl. The Fund is independently managed by venture capital specialist Midven.
We help build companies from great science developed in laboratories, science and technology campuses and synthetic biology.
We hold investments in some of the UK’s most innovative companies, in areas as diverse as novel antibiotics, research into Alzheimer’s disease, “green” chemicals and airport security.
The investment, between the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and the Brazilian...read more