Nuclera receives £250k grant from Innovate UK

01 / 07 / 2015

Nuclera has been awarded a Development of Prototype Smart Grant worth £250k from Innovate UK, the UK governments innovation agency. Building on advances made during an initial Proof of Concept Smart Grant, this second award will accelerate development of a fully functional prototype of Nuclera's next-generation DNA synthesis platform. We are grateful for the continued support from Innovate UK.

Innovate UK is the new name for the Technology Strategy Board – the UK’s innovation agency. Taking a new idea to market is a challenge. Innovate UK funds, supports and connects innovative businesses through a unique mix of people and programmes to accelerate sustainable economic growth. For further information visit

Managed by Innovate UK, the Smart scheme offers funding to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to engage in R&D projects in the strategically important areas of science, engineering and technology, from which successful new products, processes and services could emerge.