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UCL launches George Farha New Venture Awards for student entrepreneurs

UCL is pleased to announce the launch of the George Farha New Venture Awards to support promising student start-up businesses.

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23 December 2015: Kickabout wins 2015 London Entrepreneurs Challenge

Kickabout, a new sports meet-up app, has won the 2015 London Entrepreneurs Challenge, and an award of £5,000 for its three founders to develop their business. More...

16 December 2015: UCL/Business Reporter Medal for Entrepreneurship: the shortlist revealed

Timothy Barnes, Director of UCL Advances, announces the seven nominees for the first UCL/Business Reporter Medal for Entrepreneurship. More...

10 December 2015: Syncona and UCLB launch Freeline Therapeutics

Syncona LLP and UCL Business, the wholly-owned technology transfer company of UCL, announce the creation of the biopharmaceutical company, Freeline Therapeutics, to develop and commercialise gene therapies for bleeding and other debilitating disorders.
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8 December 2015: UCL awarded Gold Small Business Charter Award

The Small Business Charter, an award bringing together world-class business schools and their parent institutions with the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) community across the UK, is pleased to announce that UCL (University College London) has been granted a Gold Award after a rigorous assessment. More...

4 December 2015: Timothy Barnes to Leave UCL After Eight Years

UCL has announced that Timothy Barnes, Director, UCL Enterprise Operations and Director, UCL Advances, is to leave UCL at the end of December after eight years leading the university’s entrepreneurship activities. More...

4 December 2015: GM mice reveal the secret to a painless life

People born with a rare genetic mutation are unable to feel pain, but previous attempts to recreate this effect with drugs have had surprisingly little success. Using mice modified to carry the same mutation, UCL researchers funded by the MRC and Wellcome Trust have now discovered the recipe for painlessness. More...

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