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Oxford Nanopore Technologies

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Founded Year

2005

Stage

IPO | IPO

Total Raised

$1.179B

Date of IPO

9/30/2021

Market Cap

1.95B

About Oxford Nanopore Technologies

Oxford Nanopore Technologies develops a nanopore DNA sequencer, the MinION. The MinION is a portable, real-time, long-read, low-cost device that has been designed to bring easy biological analyses to anyone, whether in scientific research, education or a range of real world applications such as disease/pathogen surveillance, environmental monitoring, food chain surveillance, self-quantification or even microgravity biology.

Headquarters Location

Gosling Building Edmund Halley Road, Oxford Science Park

Oxford, England, OX4 4DQ,

United Kingdom

+44 (0)845 034 7900

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Oxford Nanopore Technologies Patents

Oxford Nanopore Technologies has filed 204 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Molecular biology
  • DNA
  • Biotechnology
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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

1/9/2019

1/24/2023

Molecular biology, Proteomics, RNA, Biotechnology, Genetics

Grant

Application Date

1/9/2019

Grant Date

1/24/2023

Title

Related Topics

Molecular biology, Proteomics, RNA, Biotechnology, Genetics

Status

Grant

Latest Oxford Nanopore Technologies News

IP Group plc – Statement re press speculation

Jan 30, 2023

About IP Group IP Group develops world-changing science and technology businesses across life sciences, technology and cleantech (through Kiko Ventures). The Group has a strong track record of success, having been the founder investor in a number of high-profile companies including Oxford Nanopore Technologies plc, and has one of the most exciting portfolios of high-growth businesses in Europe. The Group also owns Parkwalk, the UK's largest growth EIS fund manager which backs world-changing technologies emerging from the UK’s leading universities and research institutions. IP Group is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange under the code IPO. For more information, please visit our website at www.ipgroupplc.com . ENDS

Oxford Nanopore Technologies Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Oxford Nanopore Technologies founded?

    Oxford Nanopore Technologies was founded in 2005.

  • Where is Oxford Nanopore Technologies's headquarters?

    Oxford Nanopore Technologies's headquarters is located at Gosling Building, Oxford.

  • What is Oxford Nanopore Technologies's latest funding round?

    Oxford Nanopore Technologies's latest funding round is IPO.

  • How much did Oxford Nanopore Technologies raise?

    Oxford Nanopore Technologies raised a total of $1.179B.

  • Who are the investors of Oxford Nanopore Technologies?

    Investors of Oxford Nanopore Technologies include IP Group, Nikon, Wellington Management, Temasek, M&G Investments and 18 more.

  • Who are Oxford Nanopore Technologies's competitors?

    Competitors of Oxford Nanopore Technologies include Chembio , Ellume, Visby Medical, Baebies, Cardea Bio, MeMed, Accellix, Inflammatix, LumiraDx, Cue Health and 27 more.

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