Cambridge Start-Up of the Year

Cambridge Start-Up of the Year

Elpis Wins 2018 Cambridge Independent Start-Up of the Year Award Elpis was voted as the 2018 Cambridge Start-Up of the Year among a highly competitive field of life science and biotech start-ups. The Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards are sponsored by...
Elpis closes funding round

Elpis closes funding round

Elpis has closed a funding round backed by top life sciences investors. The funds will be used to grow the company’s catalogue of human cell type products and expand its service offerings. This marks our first step towards more complex products, including human...
Elpis receives Innovate UK grant

Elpis receives Innovate UK grant

Elpis has received a grant from Innovate UK to investigate the use of its technology for cell therapy. The project will look at the feasibility of using Elpis oligodendrocytes (a nervous system support cell) as therapy for spinal cord injury. This is a promising...
Sanger institute adopts Elpis technology for drug research

Sanger institute adopts Elpis technology for drug research

Dr Andrew Bassett, the Head of Research at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute has endorsed the use of Elpis cells in research. The Elpis cortical neurons were recently adopted as the platform of choice for large scale CRISPR/Cas9 screens at the Sanger Institute in...