Medtech firm Ark launched with US$40m Series A funding

IN A BOLD move for venture capital firms in the region, Singapore's Venturecraft has merged with medtech startup Mirxes to form Ark Bio, a cancer detection company armed with a US$40 million...

A*Star arm inking deals to co-create deep-tech start-ups

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research's (A*Star) newly rebranded commercialisation arm, A*ccelerate, will enter into new agreements with investors such as Startup-O, Hafnium Hafaway,...

A*Star's commercial arm, investors raise over $85m to co-create deep tech start-ups

SINGAPORE - The Agency for Science, Technology and Research's (A*Star) newly-rebranded commercialisation arm, A*ccelerate, will be entering into new agreements with investors such as Startup-O,...



New technique to help boost research in immunotherapy

Biotechnology firm Immunoscape has come up with a technique that can help researchers and clinicians develop drugs for use in immunotherapy in the fight against cancer and other diseases.

Efforts to enable local SMEs to grow

I thank Mr Liu Fook Thim and Mr Edmund Khoo Kim Hock for their letters ( Help SMEs...

A*Star shake-up: Greater clarity on research funding and outcomes, more collaboration across disciplines

SINGAPORE - The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) is changing how it manages its research activities to meet shifting needs and increasing competition.

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Start-up raises $2.6m to help reduce pain of kidney dialysis

A home-grown medical technology start-up has raised $2.6 million to commercialise a device that will make kidney dialysis safer and less painful.

New S$42.4m Singtel-NTU lab set up to develop, commercialise digital tech

TELCO Singtel and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have set up a S$42.4 million laboratory to develop and commercialise digital technologies.