Bangalore-based Bugworks Research is the only biotech startup in Asia which received CARB-X funding to combat antibiotic resistance issue by developing new antibiotics candidate. Bugworks' CEO Dr. Anandkumar talked about his concern over the rising superbugs problem and his vision for Bugworks in 2018.
Bangalore-based 3D bioprinting startup, Pandorum Technologies has raised $3.6 million in the Series A funding round led by Indian Angel Network. Pandorum develops 3D printed human tissues for medical research and development. It has developed India’s first 3D-printed artificial human liver tissues in 2015 which mimic human liver tissue at structural and functional level. Continue reading...
Since capital is the lifeblood of your company, having a well-thought-out Pitch Deck is a vital asset for all Life-Science entrepreneurs. To address this, Dr. Craig Shimasaki, a scientist, businessperson, renowned author and a serial entrepreneur with over 30 years of biotechnology industry experience, have offered the practical guidelines to help you in presenting your Life-Science venture to the potential investors.
In our ongoing special series ‘BioRise’ we interviewed Mr. Dushyant Singh Baghel, Managing Director & CEO, Nucleome Informatics, India and tried to explore his six-year-old venture, his inspirations and also got to know about his perspectives and advice for bio-entrepreneurship in India.
Healthcare in India is showing a gradual progress and there is an abundance of opportunity to create an evolving business by tackling the major challenges of the mass population. Herein, we are proposing the seven new healthcare business ideas in India in 2018 which are based on our observations of the current Indian market, its behavior, challenges, and opportunities.
Johnson & Johnson has initiated its first JLABS incubator in Europe called JLABS @ BE. It will be the 10th JLABS in the world. JLABS @ BE will accommodate up to 30 life sciences startups which aim innovation in the healthcare space including biotech, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, consumer and healthtech sectors.