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Announcing a new investment in University of  Limerick spinout Altratech were (from left): Niall Olden, managing partner at Kernel Capital, Altratech chief executive Dr Tara Dalton,  co-founders Dr Brian Farrell and Dr Tim Cummins, and Cyril McGuire, chief executive of Infinity Capital.

Clare company Altratech has raised €2.2 million to further develop a device that will revolutionise the diagnosis of infectious viral diseases, includ(...)

Luxcel Biosciences chief executive Richard Fernandez:  Cork firm received €1.03 million to develop advanced solutions for high-sensitivity metabolism and toxicity assays. Photograph: Gerard McCarthy

Some 24 innovative Irish SMEs have secured a total of €44 million in second-phase funding under the SME instrument of the EU Horizon 2020 programme. T(...)

John Hartnett, president of ITLG; Dr Craig Barrett, Chairman, ITLG; Rob Leslie, chief executive, Sedicii Innovations and John Stanton, president of Silicon Valley Global Partners. Photograph: Chris Ryan, Views of the World

Ireland is punching above its weight in Silicon Valley, but it needs to continue to focus on education and fostering entrepreneurship, especially a(...)