BMR solutions include the Slendertone muscle-toning belt

Galway-based company Bio-Medical Research (BMR) has secured €7.5 million in financing as it looks to roll-out new products. BMR, whose products inclu(...)

The Irish Times managing director Liam Kavanagh presenting the award for Overall Innovation of the year to Atlantic Therapeutics’ Brendan McCormack, Danny Forde, Dr Ruth Maher, Christina Walsh and Richard Allen. Photo: Conor McCabe

Bravery and ambition were the overriding trait of the finalists at the 10th Irish Times Innovation Awards. Host David McWilliams was joined by serial (...)

Danny Forde of Atlantic Therapeutics, overall winner of this year’s Irish Times Innovation of the year award

Galway-based medtech company Atlantic Therapeutics has won the Irish Times Innovation of the Year award 2019 for developing a non-invasive, long-lasti(...)

Therese Gillespie and Danny Forde of  Atlantic Therapeutics. Photograph: Conor McCabe.

Improving confidence and quality of life Urinary incontinence affects hundreds of millions of people around the world and often goes untreated and un(...)

The Slendertone Abs8 has seven programmes you can use while going about your daily business, while the remaining three are used during exercise.

We all love a bit of a shortcut. I mean, why wouldn’t you? It gets you where you want to go with less effort and in a quicker time. Shortcuts in heal(...)

BionicGym: if you take the videos at face value, it certainly has a physical impact on the user – muscle twitching, sweat, breathlessness

It was a swimming session in the Irish Sea that planted the idea for BionicGym, specifically one that occurred in the Irish Sea. Louis Crowe noticed h(...)

Innovo is a neuromuscular electrical stimulation device that treats urinary and faecal incontinence in a non-invasive manner

Irish medtech company Atlantic Therapeutics has raised €28 million in investment ahead of a move into the US, just months after receiving FDA approval(...)

Atlantic Therapeutics: Funding will be used to accelerate growth from its Innovo technology platform and for new product development.

Galway-based Atlantic Therapeutics has raised €15 million in funding from investors, including Seroba Life Sciences and Earlybird Venture Capital. Th(...)

On your marks, get set . . . lie down: The device, crowdfunded through Indiegogo, has already been through several clinical trials, supported by Enterprise Ireland, Bio-Medical Research Ltd, Hull University and UCD.

For some people, exercise is a joy. Running is a stress release, a way to clear your head; cycling is something to be savoured; the gym is an adrenal(...)

Slendertone’s Connect Abs product was unveiled at consumer technology show CES in Las Vegas.

Slendertone has brought its ab-toning belt into the connected age with a Bluetooth version that connects to your smartphone. The electric muscle sti(...)