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2014-09-17 04:21:26

GLASGOW, Scotland, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First antibacterial with a new mode of action from a truly novel class of anti-infective in over a decade MGB Biopharma, a biopharmaceutical company developing a truly novel class of anti-infectives, announces today that it has secured GBP4.0m ($6.4m) to advance the development of its lead antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, against a range of Gram-positive infections including Clostridium...

2013-06-27 23:40:36

The UK's first cloud based password manager, My1login, secures a total of $1.6 million seed investment from angel groups and Scottish Investment Bank. (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 my1login, the UK’s first cloud based password manager, announced today the completion of its second funding round, taking total seed investment in the online password manager to $1.6 million. With $500K raised during its first round in 2012, this latest investment prepares the way for a Series A Round expected to...

2011-04-18 01:00:00

LONDON, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading growth equity and venture capital firm Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has led a $8 million (GBP5m) financing round for Metaforic, a software company based in Glasgow and California which has developed products to combat piracy and hacker attacks. The funding round was supported by the company's existing investors Pentech Ventures and the Scottish Investment Bank's Scottish Venture Fund. Metaforic will use the funds to expand its...


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