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Roslin Bio-Med, 1998-2004

Identifier: EUA IN23/4/8/1/4

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Fonds:

Comprises records of Roslin Institute which relate to governance, administration, finance, legal, estates, human resources, external relations, events and publicity. Also contains some research data. The majority of these records originate from the office of the Institute Secretary, with a number from the Director and Assistant Director. In the latter cases this is noted in the catalogue.


  • Creation: 1998-2004

Conditions Governing Access

Some restrictions apply. These are noted at file or item level in the catalogue.

Biographical / Historical

Roslin Bio-Med Ltd was formed in 1998 to exploit the Institute's nuclear transfer patents in non-PPL biomedical research areas using farm animals. Roslin Institute and the company 3i had equal major shareholdings until April 1999, when Roslin sold its total shareholding to Geron Corporation.


From the Sub-Fonds: 20.5 linear metres (154 'A' boxes)

Related Materials

Contracts and agreements relating to Roslin Bio-Med and Geron can be found at EUA IN23/4/4/4.



Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
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Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
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