Forendo Pharma receives EUR 4 million in funding

September 7, 2018

The Finnish drug development company Forendo Pharma has raised four million euros from Vesalius Biocapital III Partners. The funding will be used to further develop Forendo’s portfolio of women’s health solutions.

Oriola wins dose dispensing contract in Sweden

August 10, 2018

Finnish company Oriola has signed an agreement with the Stockholm County Council (SLL) to engage in dose dispensing co-operation starting in February 2019.

Biohit GastroPanel finds Korean distributer

February 19, 2018

Finnish biotechology company Biohit and Dow BioMedica have signed an agreement for the distribution of Biohit GastroPanel in Korea.

MediSapiens finds company in the US

February 14, 2018

Finnish company MediSapiens has partnered with Mars Petcare to drive advancements in precision healthcare for companion animals.

Orion and Peptonic partner up for health

December 21, 2017

Finnish Orion and Swedish Peptonic Medical have announced a tech transfer agreement for VagiVital, a product set to be launched next year.

Awards pile up for Sulapac

November 13, 2017

Finnish startup Sulapac has been recognised with Europe’s first founder’s prize for the circular economy, the 2017 Green Alley Award, and also at the Sustainable Beauty Awards in Paris – for its eco-friendly alternative for plastic packaging.

Finnish BioGTS builds big in China

November 1, 2017

BioGTS, Finnish manufacturer of biogas and biodiesel plants, has concluded an agreement to deliver a biogas plant to China.

Nexstim goes commercial with new funding

October 26, 2017

Medical technology company Nexstim is raising 1.75 million euros in equity financing via a directed issue of new shares to a UK-based fund.

Transport of natural gas is green for LNGTainer

October 10, 2017

This Finnish container technology takes natural gas transportation into a new phase with cost and energy efficiency.

FIT Biotech dives into genes with Avacta

October 5, 2017

FIT Biotech has initiated a research collaboration with UK-based Avacta Group to develop gene therapies combining the companies’ strengths.

Finnish Sulapac awarded for green packaging

October 4, 2017

Sulapac has won the LUXE PACK in Green Award at LUXE PACK MONACO. The three-day event held between 2 and 4 October showcases the latest in international packaging trends.