The Killer 50

  • Com Net to roll out Amino’s FUSION IoT solution in US

    Cambridge UK-based hybrid TV and cloud solutions company, Amino Technologies PLC has won a contract with North American IPTV service provider Com Net... Read More

  • 42 Technology wins Innovate UK grant for electricity substation monitoring system

    42 Technology has been awarded an Innovate UK grant to help accelerate the commercial development of a novel low cost system for use in remote... Read More

  • Undo Software

    undo software, debugging, cambridgeo

    Heavyweight Cambridge and global investors are backing debugging software business Undo to grab a significant slice of a $312 billion-plus... Read More

  • Storm Therapeutics

    storm therapeutics, cancer, cambridge

    Cambridge University spin-out Storm Therapeutics recently raised £12 million to develop novel cancer therapeutics. The cash is being used to identify... Read More

  • Speechmatics

    speechmatics, improved content, speech recognition, cambridge

    The company has launched Universal Time Alignment – a language-independent forced-alignment service to match words in text files to their... Read More

  • Raspberry Pi

    raspberry pi, computing, cambridge

    The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. It... Read More

  • PragmatIC Printing

    pragmatic printing, flexible electronics, cambridge

    PragmatIC is a world leader in ultra low cost flexible electronics, enabling the potential for trillions of smart objects that can sense and... Read More

  • PlayFusion

    playfusion. digital games, cambridge

    Founded by former Jagex CEO Mark Gerhard, PlayFusion specialises in creating digital games that provide what the founders call “unparalleled... Read More

  • Inivata

    inivata, cambridge, cancer, genomics

    Inivata, a clinical cancer genomics company, is employing the precision of circulating tumour DNA (ctDNA) analysis to improve personalised healthcare... Read More

  • Healx

    healx, cambridge, rare disease network

    The drug repurposing business raised £1.5m in October 2016 from Hermann Hauser’s Amadeus Capital Partners and big names in biotech including David... Read More

  • Congenica

    congenica, dna sequence analytics, diagnostic technologies

    Congenica is a spin-out from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and a leading developer of DNA sequence analytics and diagnostic technologies. It... Read More

  • CyanConnode

    cyanconnode, cambridge, internet of things, smart metering

    The AIM quoted UK business specialises in narrowband RF mesh networks for Omni Internet of Things communications. It has steered landmark deals in... Read More

  • Cambridge Communication Systems

    ccs metnet, cambridge, mobile data

    Its technology, CCS Metnet, provides self-organising wireless backhaul for small cell, WiFi, CCTV, smart city and enterprise access applications. It... Read More

  • Avita Medical

    avita, medical, regenerative, burns, wound, cambridge

    The company makes autologous cell harvesting devices for treatment of burns, chronic wounds and certain aesthetic conditions. In arguably its... Read More

  • AstraZeneca

    astrazeneca, genomics, cambridge

    The global science-led biopharma business whose medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide is creating an estimated 2,500 jobs at a new... Read More

  • New Killer50 whipping up a Storm

    killer50, storm therapeutics, cambridge

    Storm Therapeutics lived up to its name by ‘storming’ into Business Weekly’s Killer50 rankings for the first time. The Killer50 are the 50 hottest... Read More

  • Undo-Jenkins alliance unveiled in California

    Undo, the Cambridge supplier of next-generation debugging solutions for Linux and Android developers, has released the free Undo Live Recorder plugin... Read More

  • Cambridge duo collaborate to help fight heart disease risk

    Cambridge neighbours Axol Bioscience and Metrion Bioscience are collaborating in a bid to minimise the risk of certain treatments for irregular... Read More

  • 1Spatial wins third US deal in nine months

    Cambridge spatial software company 1Spatial PLC has won its third significant US contract within the last nine months. Its US subsidiary has won... Read More

  • Germany calling on Cambridge speech recognition platform

    Cambridge speech recognition high flyer Speechmatics is now delivering German language capability to its leading AI-based service. The company... Read More