Scottish Cabinet Secretary Announces Net Zero Business Delegation for COP28 Leading cell provider to the cultivated meat industry, Roslin Tech, is to participate in Scotland’s delegation to COP28 to showcase the country’s ambition and expertise in net zero. The Scottish delegation, supported by Scottish Development International and the Scottish Chambers of Commerce, will be aligned […]
The Roslin Tech team are attending the ninth International Scientific Conference on Cultured Meat in Maastricht in October 2023. 📣 Sheena Fraser will be giving an oral presentation this morning on media optimisation for pluripotent stem cells 📣 Joe Mee and Madeleine Carter will be available in the poster sessions to present on adipocyte differentiation and a comparison of ovine ESCs […]
Are you planning to attend The Future of Protein Production LIVE! Conference & Exhibition, taking place on 11/12 October at RAI Amsterdam in the Netherlands? Our SVP Sheena Fraser will be joining a fascinating panel discussion, 'Transitioning from hybrid to full-tissue alternative protein products by 2030'. She is one of +65 speakers participating in Europe's […]
Roslin Technologies, a life science company in Edinburgh focused on cultivated meat, is pleased to announcethe appointment of Dr Deepika Rajesh to the role of Chief Scientific Officer. Deepika brings a wealth of stem cell experience to the company. Her appointment reflects Roslin Technologies’ commitment to advancing its animal stem cell platform for the emerging cultivated meat sector and ensures that robust […]
Our COO, John Clinkenbeard, was in Glasgow this morning (19th September) as part of the 2023 Wired Consulting Trailblazer Programme for 2023. Sponsored by HSBC the Trailblazer Programme to shine a light on innovative, mid-sized businesses that are leading the way in delivering positive economic and societal outcomes. The Glasgow event, chaired by Mark Logan, […]
We are delighted to announce that a key member of the Roslin Tech Cell Innovation team, Dr Ana Almeida will be at the inaugural Cell Agri Portugal conference from 7-8 September. Designed to foster the collaborative development of cellular agriculture and share the latest scientific and innovative advancements related to cellular agriculture products the conference […]
Edinburgh-based food tech company, Roslin Technologies, is delighted to welcome Philippine-based Kickstart Ventures, through the Ayala Corporation Technology Innovation Venture (ACTIVE) Fund, as an investor in the Company to support its mission to become the leading provider of animal cell lines to the global cultivated meat industry. Cultivated meat is meat grown directly from animal cells without the […]
Three of our brilliant scientists will be presenting at the Cultivate UK conference in Bath on 20th June. Dr Ana Almeida will be giving a presentation on our Ovine stem cells and the their characterisation and potential of induced pluripotent stem cells and embryonic stem cells for cultivated lamb production. Sara Ho will be presenting […]
Scottish Business Insider have today announced the finalists for the 2023 Made in Scotland innovation awards. Roslin Technologies have been confirmed as a finalist for the Life Science Company of the Year. The awards ceremony will take place in Glasgow on 18th May 2023.
Roslin Technologies Chief Operating Officer, John Clinkenbeard and VP of Cell Innovation Joe Mee were delighted to be presented with the Scottish Life Science Award for Innovation - Animal Health, Agritech and Aquaculture on 16th March 2023. The Award recognised the innovative approach as well as the potential impact and scale up opportunities.
Next month, our Chief Executive, Ernst van Orsouw, and Chief Commercial Officer, Tom Phillips, will be heading to California to attending Future Food Tech San Francisco. The summit, which takes place on the 16th and 17th of March and has become a global hub for the food technology industry - connecting 1500 international food brands, ingredient […]
The January/February 2023 edition of Protein Production Technology International has a deep dive into the world of Cultured Meats and features start ups including Ivy Farms, Bright BioTech and Bluu Seafood as well as Roslin Technologies. The ten page feature highlights many of the technological advances being made to drive the cultivated meat industry from […]
Our Chief Commercial Officer, Tom Phillips, will be attending the Meat Evolution Summit in Berlin next month. The summit, which takes place on the 15th and 16th of February will bring together decision makers from prominent to small-sized manufacturers, commercial producers, investors, cutting-edge technology providers, intellectuals, brands and future food vanguards who want to increase […]
Roslin Technologies have been announced as finalists in two categories at the Scottish Life Science Awards. The Rising Stars: Extraordinary Talent Award category recognises founders or leaders of early-stage life science businesses which demonstrate significant potential to become successful global companies. The Innovation - Animal Health, Agritech and Aquaculture (AAA) award recognises individuals organisations responsible […]
2022 has been a momentous year at Roslin Technologies. From winning Innovator of the Year at the Made in Scotland awards in Spring to featuring on the BBC - not just once but twice ! We also successfully closed our Series A raise and then expanded our team to thirty passionate and dedicated people, all working together on the science of sustainable protein. […]
The Roslin Technologies leadership team has been strengthened following the successful close of our SeriesA funding as announced on 3rd November 2022. Dr Britt Tye has been appointed Head of Quality to drive the quality assurance and quality control processes for the development and expansion of cell lines. Dr Tye was previously with Censo Biotechnologies […]
Congratulations to our friends at UPSIDE Foods on today's major milestone in bringing cultivated meat closer to consumers - an endorsement that there are no concerns over food safety. After the initial approval in Singapore in December 2020 it is very exciting to see that a globally leading regulator has come to the same conclusion - that […]
Roslin Tech are one of 12 staff and student companies from the University of Edinburgh selected by commercialisation centre, Edinburgh Innovations seen to be committed to delivering solutions to the global climate crisis. Check out the other 11 companies on the Edinburgh Innovations website.
The Roslin Tech team were delighted to welcome BBC Scotland and presenter Judith Ralston as part of their pre-COP27 programme "Can we still save the planet". The programme can still available on iPlayer here.
3 November 2022 ROSLIN TECH CLOSES SERIES A FUNDING ROUND Roslin Tech, an Edinburgh-based food & ag tech company, is pleased to announce the closing of its series A capital raise led by Novo Holdings, a leading international life sciences investor. This £11 million funding round will fuel the company’s next wave of growth in its mission to become the leading provider of animal cell lines to the emerging cultivated meat sector. Cultivated meat is meat grown directly from animal cells without the need to raise animals. Cultivated meat […]
Researchers make meaty breakthrough to support cultivated pork production Project could lay the foundations for the development of nascent industry in the UK Researchers in Scotland have taken a big step forward in demonstrating the cost-effective scale-up of pig cell lines for cultivated – or lab-grown – meat production, addressing key challenges for the industry […]
Cultivated meat is often placed in a markedly separate box to insect protein. Combine these two alternative protein sources with plant-based production, and these make up the three main methods aiming to take a bite out of the traditional protein market.