Dr Ivan Coulter of Sigmoid Pharma winning the Innovation of the Year award at the inaugural The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards in 2010 – the company has a lead compound for ulcerative colitis heading into phase three clinical trials

2010: Sigmoid Pharma Inaugural winner with a gut feeling for drug delivery There’s no such thing as an overnight success in t(...)

IDA chief executive Barry O’Leary said the decision by FAZTech to open a Dublin facility was a welcome boost to Ireland’s technology and innovation sector.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Dutch photonics company FAZTech Research is to open a global research centre in Dublin with the potential to create 25 jobs.The company, which makes o(...)