New Venture Fund Targets Academia | March 7, 2011 Issue - Vol. 89 Issue 10 | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 89 Issue 10 | p. 21 | Concentrates
Issue Date: March 7, 2011

New Venture Fund Targets Academia

Department: Business
Keywords: venture capital, intellectual property

Osage University Partners, a venture capital firm launched in 2009 to support start-up companies based on university research, has completed a $100 million investment fund, Osage University Partners I. Universities affiliated with the fund—including Caltech; Columbia University; the University of California, Berkeley; the University of Michigan; the University of Pennsylvania; and Yale—will share in the fund’s profits, using them to stimulate research and commercialization programs. The Philadelphia-area investment firm will target health care, energy, advanced materials, semiconductors, and other sectors.

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