The portfolio currently consists of 73 companies. Four of these are listed on AIM, 1 on LSE and one on NASDAQ, the others are displayed by sector. Since 2000 around 5 companies a year have been added to the portfolio. If you would like to learn more about any of the companies in the current portfolio please contact us or refer to the linked company website addresses.


Company Nature
CytoxPre-symptomatic diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease
Oxford BiodynamicsDetection of aberrant gene expression (prognosis and diagnosis)
Oxford Cancer BiomarkersApplication of Cancer-Nav screen for stratification of patients
Oxford MedistressObjective, quantitive measurement of stress
Perspectum DiagnosticsA new scan technology that uses standard MRI technology and costs half as much as a biopsy

Med tech

Company Nature
Intelligent Ultrasound3D Fusion Ultrasound technology platform software solution providing enhanced image quality and a wider field of view.
OrganoxPortable device to preserve livers for transplantation for up to 3 days
OrthoxDeveloping tissue regenerative implants through Proprietary technology, FibroFix™: a natural biomaterial which is uniquely suited to addressing injuries to cartilage and meniscal tissues.
Oxehealth LtdNovel technology enabling a digital camera to monitor the vital of patients in artificial light, without the need for any additional hardware.
Oxford BiomaterialsVariety of applications derived from knowledge of the nature of spider silk
OxSonicsOxSonics“UltraSpine” product provides a novel method of intervertebral disc repair, by enabling a minimally-invasive alternative to highly-invasive spinal fusion and disc replacement procedures.
OxSynBioDevelops 3D printing techniques to produce tissue-like synthetic materials for wound healing and drug delivery
OxtexManufactures of anisotropic self-inflating tissue expanders
OxtoxCost-effective technology to rapidly detect whether a person is currently 'under the influence' of specific drugs (initially cannabis)
Particle TherapeuticsNeedleless delivery of therapeutic molecules across the skin

Pharma Tools and Services

Company Nature
AuroxConfocal microscope products and pathology slide scanner technology
CN Bio InnovationsCommercialising microbioreactor technology to improve drug discovery and stem cell culture
CrysalinAnalysis of protein structures for proteins which cannot be easily crystallised
InhiboxVirtual screening of molecules against protein targets
Oxford Gene TechnologyVarious services related to drug discovery and diagnosis(based on microarrays)
Oxford Nanopore TechnologiesNovel DNA sequencing technology
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Drug Discovery

Company Nature
AdaptimmuneT cell therapy to treat cancer and infectious diseases
Atopix TherapeuticsDeveloping anti-inflammatory medicines to treat asthma and other chronic allergic conditions
CelleronDeveloping targeted cancer medicines
ChronosDeveloping novel proprietary drugs with specific therapeutic effects on newly discovered biological mechanisms of age related diseases
ImmunocoreT cell receptor technology platform to treat cancer and viral diseases
iOx Therapeuticsdevelopement of a novel cancer immunotherapy
NightStaRxGene therapy for choroideremia, a rare inherited cause of blindness and other retinal dystrophies
OxagenDiscovery of novel drugs for inflammatory diseases (lead programme based on GPCR receptor / asthma)
Oxford VacmedixOverlapping peptide vaccines using a natural expression system
PharminoxDiscovery of small molecule anti-cancer drugs
ReOxTreatments for disease by modifying the effects of hypoxia
RiotechTherapeutics for viral hepatitis
SibeliusSibelius develops its own proprietary products and assists its partners in developing their nutraceutical and cosmeceutical product lines, all with the distinct activity of extension of cellular chronological lifespan.

Other Health Care

Company Nature
C-medCRO supporting services with comprehensive information and data systems
DeonticsClinical Quality and Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS) for use in any clinical healthcare environment whether primary, secondary or tertiary care, promoting evidence-based and personalised medicine
GenomicsDeveloping analytics and best-in-class genetic inference technologies to maximise the impact of DNA sequencing on health.
OBS MedicalDevelopment of a range of patient monitoring technology and software
OxitecEffective and environment-friendly techniques to control insect pests that are damaging to public health
Run 3DUsing advanced gait analysis to help understand the root-cause of injury in runners and provide long-term solutions
TΔSDeveloping ketone bodies as medical foods to increase physical and mental performance

Industrial applications / cleantech

Company Nature
Designer Carbon Materials Company plans to cost-effectively manufacture commercially useful quantities of spherical carbon cage structures known as fullerenes or bucky-balls
First Light FusionDeveloping and commercialising new technologies in energy and process engineering
Kepler EnergyTidal energy power using innovative transverse horizontal axis turbine
MixergyCompany’s ambition is to develop domestic energy storage capacity and facilitate its operation within the existing power distribution infrastructure
NavetasSmart electricity meter offering fully itemised energy billing
Oxbridge PulsarsData communications systems using polarization synchrotron technology
Oxbotica3D imaging and localisation solutions operating indoors and outdoors and suitable for use in applications ranging from hand held survey devices to autonomous vehicles.
OXEMSElectromagnetic tagging and detection system for location of buried utilities
Oxford Biotrans Produce high-value chemicals using patented enzyme technology
Oxford Flow Industrial pressure regulators using innovative technology, providing new levels of performance for natural gas transmission, water distribution and process industries.
Oxford Imaging Detectors Development of high performance scientific imaging detectors capable of studying structures and processes at the atomic level
Oxford Multi Spectraldevelops and manufacturers Multi Spectral Scanners based upon a patented flatbed scanner design.
Oxford PhotoVoltaics Organic solar cells for building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV)
OxonicaNanomaterials company with interests in fuel additives, diagnostics, materials and security
SalundaDesigns non-contact electromagnetic sensors based on patented RF technology
Yasa MotorsBreak through high power-to-weight motors
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Other technology (inc. software)

Company Nature
Animal DynamicsThe company aims to develop solutions to engineering problems which are inspired by nature e.g. how to move fast through water.
Fuel 3DDeveloped the Fuel3D handheld scanner,a point-and-shoot 3D imaging system that captures extremely high resolution mesh and color information of objects
MinervationSoftware and web site developer - Specialises in producing and disseminating accessible, usable and reliable health information
OxCEPTOxCEPT has developed a cross-platform, front-end, mobile application and a back-end server system that provides an extra layer of security for transmitting data
Oxford AncestorsDNA-based services for personal ancestry research anywhere in the world
Oxford Consultants for Social InclusionConsultancy based on deprivation indices
Oxford MESTARTranslate and package medical and healthcare technologies for the Chinese market
Oxford RiskRisk analysis services
SemmleDevelopment of novel query languages and environments for complex hierarchical data such as the source of software systems
Wrapidity A highly scalable technology for the fully automatic exploration and classification of websites leading to the extraction of complex objects including cleaning and integration of those objects into a database covering all objects in any source website

Listed companies

Company Nature
AvactaDetection and analysis of biological materials and chemicals (AIM)
Oxford Advanced SurfacesDevelops and commercialises advanced materials and technology solutions using novel surface modification technology (AIM)
Oxford BiomedicaGene therapy and immunotherapy (LSE)
Oxford ImmunotecDiagnosis and monitoring of infection (initially TB)(NASDAQ)
SummitA range of drug discovery based on an Imino Sugar platform (AIM)
VelocysVelocys for use in production of clean fuels and other renewables (AIM)

To view companies that are no longer part of the portfolio please see the Exited Companies page.

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