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Genetics Accelerators & Incubators

Top 4 Successful Genetics Accelerators and Incubators

Genetics accelerators and incubators have risen in popularity in the last few years. You'll find the best 4 in this article.

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The Genetics industry has seen an increasing number of accelerators, incubators and entrepreneurship programs emerge for startups and entrepreneurs to gain exposure, become more productive, or make connections.

It is still hard for Genetics startups to get noticed by VCs, but these programs are proving to be extremely useful for startups looking for capital and other help.

That's why we've compiled a list of the 4 best accelerators and incubators in the Genetics industry.


4 Genetics Accelerators and Incubators

1) Illumina

1) Illumina

Illumina is a cutting-edge technology with ground-breaking tests for analyzing genomic variation and function.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: San Diego
  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: David R. Walt, John Stuelpnagel, Larry Bock, Satnam Alag
  • Number of investments: 16
  • Number of exits: 6

You can find their website here.

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2) CITRIS Foundry

2) CITRIS Foundry

CITRIS Foundry is a deep tech accelerator at UC Berkeley.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Berkeley
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Alic Chen, Patrick Scaglia, Peter Minor
  • Number of investments: 97

You can find their website here.

3) Illumina Accelerator

3) Illumina Accelerator

The Illumina Accelerator is a company-building engine that focuses on creating game-changing genomics startups!

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Amanda Cashin, Mostafa Ronaghi
  • Number of investments: 26
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 24

You can find their website here.

4) Leap Venture Studio

4) Leap Venture Studio

Focused on catalyzing innovation in the burgeoning pet ecosystem in order to make the world a better place for pets and their owners.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Started in: 2018
  • Number of investments: 13
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

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