Megical brings black-box thinking to healthcare
Aviation is light-years ahead of healthcare in terms of using data to improve safety. Helsinki-based Megical has set out to bridge the gap by injecting a dose of black-box thinking to healthcare.
Meru Health raises EUR 4.2 million in funding
Digital health company Meru Health has raised 4.2 million euros in a seed funding round led by Freestyle Capital and supported by Bonit Capital, Y Combinator, Lifeline Ventures and IT-Farm.
ArcDia licenses mariPOC technology in China
Finnish company ArcDia International has signed an exclusive licence agreement with Xinhua Healthcare for commercialising its mariPOC diagnostics technology in China.
Finnish health technology exports continue to grow
Health technology exports from Finland totaled 2.3 billion euros in 2018, after increasing by 3.4 per cent year on year, according to export and import figures released by Healthtech Finland.
NewIcon raises EUR 4.9 million in funding
Health technology company NewIcon has closed a record-breaking funding round of 4.9 million euros.
Planmeca and NST begin co-operation
Finnish health technology company Planmeca has signed a co-operation agreement with Navigate Surgical Technologies (NST) to explore ways to enhance precision in surgery and streamline digital workflows.
Finnish expertise helps detect stomach cancer
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has collaborated with eight organisations to develop a prototype of the SniffPhone, a small sensory device that can detect stomach cancer in a person’s exhaled breath.
Mobidiag finds multiple international distributors
Finnish diagnostics company Mobidiag has inked several exclusive distribution agreements for its Amplidiag and Novodiag products in Europe and the Middle East.
Abomics expands into new markets
Finnish healthtech company Abomics has signed a memorandum of understanding with Marand, a Slovenian IT solutions provider for healthcare.
Finnish medtech lands on Silicon Republic’s list
Silicon Republic has listed 25 life science and medtech startups to watch in 2019 giving the nod to Finnish startups Etsimo, Aiforia and Oura.