Multi-well plate patent granted

The European patent office issued patent EP2812424 on 28th August 2019. The patented invention is a multi-well plate containing a scaffold layer which provides a porous three-dimensional network of polymer nanofibres suitable for growing cells in 3D and the process for fabricating the multi-well assay plate. The Electrospinning Company manufactures the Mimetix® range of multi-well plates… Read more »

Series A VC Finance

The Electrospinning Company has received £1.5 million funding led by London-based venture capital firm Downing Ventures, alongside VC firm MidVen, Newable Private Investing and the Science and Technology Facilities Council. The company, first established in 2010 as a spin-out by the UK Science and Technology Facilities Council, uses technology called electrospinning to design, develop and… Read more »

Appointment of chair

The Electrospinning Company has appointed Dr Stewart White as non-executive chairman. Previously CEO of two life science AIM-quoted companies including Collagen Solutions plc, Stewart is currently CEO of Novel Technologies Holdings Limited and Chairman of Mikota Ltd.  Stewart has international executive experience in commercialisation, product development, GMP manufacturing of medical devices, advanced biologics and API’s in both SMEs… Read more »

Innovation Loan for manufacturing scale-up

One of 17 businesses backed in the second round of innovation loans for innovative manufacturing processes and materials. The companies will use the funding to carry out R&D projects as part of plans to scale up production and commercialise new technologies. The Electrospinning Company has just moved into purpose-built clean-room facilities on the growing Harwell Science and Innovation… Read more »

Quality and Project Management Vacancies

Join our expanding team as we move into brand new cleanroom facilities. We are looking for a Quality and Project Managers:  TECL Quality Manager TECL017 November 2018 and Project Manager TECL Project Manager Vacancy TECL018 Nov 2018 v1.0 to join our growing team as we move into brand new, purpose-built facilities. Sorry  – we can’t obtain visas for non-Europeans.

Characterisation of Fibrous scaffolds workshop – NH, USA – 10 August 2018

We will be attending the ASTM workshop on fiber-based scaffold characterisation in Manchester, New Hampshire on 10th August 2018. The workshop will focus on fiber-based scaffold characterization including batch to batch variability, measurement validation, measurement comparability, product characterization and release criteria. Potential outcomes may include a workshop report, the formation of a working group to… Read more »

Melt electrospinning arrives at The Electrospinning Company

Part of the BONE project, The Electrospinning Company will be playing a crucial role in translating academic findings using melt electrospinning into clinical-grade products. We are extremely excited to have finally received our melt electrospinning device, work together with our BONE partners towards novel medical devices and expanding our expertise in electrospinning. the Electrospinning Team