Forendo Pharma receives EUR 4 million in funding
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
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
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
Finnish company MediSapiens has partnered with Mars Petcare to drive advancements in precision healthcare for companion animals.
Orion and Peptonic partner up for health
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
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
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
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
This Finnish container technology takes natural gas transportation into a new phase with cost and energy efficiency.
FIT Biotech dives into genes with Avacta
FIT Biotech has initiated a research collaboration with UK-based Avacta Group to develop gene therapies combining the companies’ strengths.