DAILY BRIEF: Arctic Wars doc, investments, patents, icebreakers and future food production

November 10, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: NTRNZ media, Orion, Lunawood, BBS-Bioactive Bone Substitutes, Aker Arctic and VTT make headlines.

Production of COVID-19 vaccine gets boost from Finland

September 29, 2020

Biotech company Dyadic International and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have reported making strides in developing a production platform for therapeutic proteins in a fungal strain that has the potential to deliver medicines – including a coronavirus vaccine – to the public sooner and more affordably.

DAILY BRIEF: Big art win, Finnish expansion, biopharmaceuticals and space tech

September 9, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Anton Pitkänen, Airport College International, Paras Biopharma and VTT make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Hot new book, startup funding, big investments and university rankings

September 8, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Finnish literature, Superhero Capital, Bayer Finland, Stora Enso, Evli and Finnish universities make headlines.

Finnish medical expertise tackles diabetes

February 6, 2019

Crown CRO and Swedish company Sigrid Therapeutics have agreed to join forces to study prediabetes.

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.

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.

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.

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.