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OneStart are proud to announce that the winners of the OneStart 2016 program are Captain T Cell and InBrace. This was determined earlier this month at the OneStart EU and Americas Finals Galas held respectively in London and Boston. Captain... Read more >


New partnership will catalyze Massachusetts' entrepreneurial ecosystemMay 20th, 2016 (CAMBRIDGE, MA and LONDON, UK) – A new collaboration with the Oxbridge Biotech Roundtable (OBR) as a OneStart Americas 2016 partner will catalyze the Massachusetts entrepreneurial ecosystem, MassBio and OBR announced... Read more >


The OneStart Americas 2016 programme began back in Oct 2015, with launch events in Boston, Houston and San Francisco. Within a two-month window, a record breaking 380+ applications had been submitted for thorough review and judging by SR One, Oxbridge... Read more >


SR One and the Oxbridge Biotech Roundtable (OBR) are pleased to announce the 10 finalists for the European stream of the OneStart 2016 programme. These startups are in the top 2 % of this year’s 400 applicants. “We are delighted... Read more >


eleven:eleven is a team of undergraduate engineering students from the University of Waterloo, Canada developing Periphero: a comprehensive neuroprosthetic geared towards replacing bulky and expensive exoskeletons. To achieve this they are fusing three different fields - classical biology, advanced control... Read more >


Introduction to the Series OneStart is about fostering innovation. Each year the OneStart Bootcamps (London and San Francisco) bring together the top-40 semi-finalist teams per stream. This mini-MBA not only focuses heavily upon education, but also allows these young entrepreneurs to... Read more >


As Silicon Valley Bank start their second year of partnership with OneStart, banker, investor and OneStart mentor Nooman Haque talks about how new entrepreneurs can maximize their chances of success. Nooman gives the Oxbridge Biotech Roundtable’s (OBR) Jess Sutcliffe the low-down... Read more >


SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON - OneStart is the world’s largest accelerator for startups seeking to dramatically improve human health. This year the number of startups applying rose to 750 from over 50 countries, split equally between the 4 main technology... Read more >


SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON – OneStart, the world’s largest healthcare accelerator program founded by the Oxbridge Biotech Roundtable (OBR) and SR One, continues its phenomenal growth as 2016 sets a new record. Matt Foy, OneStart co-founder and SR One partner remarked, “We... Read more >


OneStart continues to engage early-career healthcare entrepreneurs on a global scale receiving 750 applications, more than any previous year. For OneStart Europe this was marked by the arrival of Continental Europe and Asia-Pacific. In the Americas stream, the United States... Read more >


Hear why Jens Eckstein the president of SR One thinks you should apply to OneStart 2016.     -----   Each year SR One invest up to $100M in healthcare companies globally. OneStart was co-founded with our colleagues at the... Read more >


Want to know more about what makes a good OneStart application?Read on, or download our podcast, to find out what OneStart mentor, Dr Ilan Zipkin, Senior Investment Director at Takeda Ventures Inc., thinks about how to focus your application for... Read more >


Learn why Jeanne Bolger from Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC is involved with OneStart 2016, proudly joining our partner network for the 3rd year running. ----- Our vision is to use innovation to positively impact human health. We know that a... Read more >


Learn why Iwan Roberts from Puridify, the first winners of the programme back in 2013 originally applied to OneStart and how their company has continued to grow since.   -----   In 2012, with my co-founders Ollie and Tom, we... Read more >


One of the questions we’ve been receiving most recently from you, the ever-expanding OBR community, is “ What makes a good OneStart application? ” From how to demonstrate progress to what healthcare problems to focus on. With this in mind... Read more >