Herantis Pharma lands Nordic Stars Award

September 19, 2017

Finnish Herantis Pharma was announced as the winner of the Nordic Stars Award at the Nordic Life Sciences Days in Malmö, Sweden.

MetGen partners up in the US for new bioproducts

August 30, 2017

Finnish pioneer in industrial enzymes MetGen has signed a joint technology development agreement with the US-based renewable biochemical producer Sweetwater Energy.

Kemira boosts production in China

June 12, 2017

Chemicals company Kemira has announced the opening of its new AKD emulsion and cationic rosin production lines at its production site in Nanjing, China.

Finnish children’s cream lands a cosmetics Oscar

June 2, 2017

Jonna Jalkanen, founder of Finnish Alva Organics, has received the cosmetics award Les Oscars 2017 in Paris.

Herantis Pharma granted a US patent

May 23, 2017

The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a patent titled ‘Neurotrophic factor MANF and uses thereof’ to Finnish Herantis Pharma.

Sulapac shakes the world of packaging

May 22, 2017

We’ve all heard about the huge islands of plastic floating in the oceans. A Finnish duo decided to start a company – and came up with a possible solution to the world-wrenching problem.

Nightingale Health teams up with Oxford

May 9, 2017

Finnish Nightingale Health and Oxford University’s Nuffield Department of Population Health have signed an agreement for comprehensive metabolic biomarker profiling.

Helsinki institutions team up abroad for health

April 21, 2017

The Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) and the University of Helsinki are collaborating with Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline through new partner contracts.

MetGen’s biotech innovation fuels change

April 11, 2017

Finnish company MetGen has invented a revolutionary chemo-enzymatic pathway that boosts the efficiency and economics of renewable chemicals production.

Salofa to commercialise blue-green algae test

February 1, 2017

Salofa, a company spun out of Finnish research, intends to bring the first easy-to-use blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) quick test to the Nordic consumer market this year.

Kemira to expand ASA capacity in China

January 11, 2017

Finnish chemicals company Kemira is making a multi-million-euro investment in expanding the production line of sizing agent (ASA) at its Nanjing site in China.