Medtech startup Monocl raises €3 million from GP Bullhound

Right after announcing the final close of its €113 million fund, GP Bullhound has disclosed a €3 million investment in Monocl, a software startup that aims to connect all stakeholders in the life science industry. The company says it is already working with some of the largest companies in the sector, including Pfizer, Novartis, Takeda […]

Helsinki’s KAMU Health empowers asthmatics to put treatment in their own hands

On June 11th, the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and Health 2.0 Europe Conference kicks off in Helsinki, Finland. One of the world’s most preeminent digital health and medtech events, the event showcases some of the world’s leading innovations at the forefront of healthcare. One of this year’s exhibitors and featured companies is hometown […]

Aberdeen biopharmaceutical startup EnteroBiotix raises £2m seed extension investment

The Scottish biopharmaceutical startup EnteroBiotix has announced the closing of a £2m seed extension investment. The oversubscribed round was led by Scottish angel firm Equity Gap and supported by existing investors the Scottish Investment Bank, the University of Aberdeen and the Bank Workers Charity. Existing investors were joined in the round by Barwell Plc, Gabriel, […]

Musing on Medtech in the Mediterranean

Tech.eu was recently at the Reflect Festival, held in beautiful Cyprus. the motto was “Where the history of the future will be shared”. The speakers included the first Android citizen Sophia, who, unfortunately, I didn’t have time to interview. The poet Max Stossel ended the two days with poems about our lives with technology and […]

European Investment Bank lends up to €110 million to Dräger to boost its medical technology research and development efforts

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will lend up to €110 million to Dräger, a German company specialised in medical and safety technology. Founded in Lübeck in 1889 (yes you read that right), Dräger will use the fresh financing to fund R&D projects in medical technology targeting life-saving systems such as anaesthesia devices and ventilators. Jyrki […]