GlowDx founder and chief executive Blaine Doyle. Photograph:  Tomas Tyner, UCC.

GlowDX, an Irish diagnostics start-up mainly focused on Latin America, has just closed a €1.1 million funding round led by angel investors such as for(...)

A massive back-end testing regime will be a crucial part of the State’s strategy to map the virus’s progression through the population. Photograph: iStockphoto

It was the second week in March when the HSE first contacted Dublin company, Aalto Bio Reagents. “We’ve got a real challenge here,” said an official. (...)

Minister for Business Heather Humphreys, who is  due to attend a series of meetings on key areas of trade, including digital and technology, life sciences and industrial, and financial services industry events. Photograph : Laura Hutton

Minister for Business Heather Humphreys is seeking to maximise Ireland’s exposure at the Rugby World Cup by leading a trade and investment mission to (...)

One of the largest outbreaks of the virus occurred in Colombia in 1995.  Photograph: iStock

A Dublin-based provider of raw materials to the pharmaceutical industry has launched a product to detect and diagnose an infectious disease known as V(...)