Chr..Hansen

Professor Harry Flint

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health
University of Groningen
University of Wageningen

Sponsor

  • Chr.Hansen - Global Supplier of Natural Ingredients

The Innovation

  • Bacterial products to improve human health by treating gastro-intestinal and metabolic disease such as Crohn's disease and Colitis
  • Progress towards a new generation of health promoting microbial products

Contact

The Communications Team

Islexa

Professor Kevin Docherty

University of Aberdeen Scottish Islet Transplant Programme
Keith Thompson CEO - Islexa
University of Edinburgh
Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service

The Innovation

  • An Islet transplant to thousands of people with type 1 Diabetes
  • Technology developed at University of Aberdeen
  • Reprogrammes pancreatic tissue into fully functional islets
  • Long term glucose control without insulin administration

Contact
The Communications Team

Isomax

Professor Robert McMeeking
 


Lightweight metamaterial qualities of Isomax in material design to make the stiffest material possible 

  • Applications - space filling in engineering components for aircraft, drones and spacecraft
  • Collaborator
    • Jonathan Berger - UCSB
    • Haydn N.G. Wadley - University of Virginia

More information

Contact

The Communications Team University of Aberdeen

Elasmogen Ltd

Caroline Barelle - Honorary Research Fellow

The Innovation

  • Development of humanised antibody like proteins to penetrate tumours and inflammatory disease in eyes - soloMERs TM
  • Minimising toxicity and damage of healthy tissue
  • A topically applied biologic

Support

Honorary Research Fellow

Competition Winner

Contact

Elasmogen Ltd


 

Enterobiotix

James Mcllory - Medical Student

The Innovation

  • Using body's own micro organisms to prevent and treat disease
  • Development of orally administered microbial therapy

Support

Competition - Winner

  • Oxford Biostars 2017

Contact

Enterobiotix

 

RAB Microfluidics Ltd.

Rotami Alabi – PhD School of Geosciences

Developing microfluidic lab on a chip demonstrator for onsite lubricating oil analysis

Support

Competition - Winner

International University Start-up World Cup – innovation and entrepreneurship

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