Aidan King, Dr Manus Rogan and Dr Ena Prosser of Fountain Healthcare Partners.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Irish life sciences investor Fountain Healthcare Partners has closed its third fund, having raised €125 million. It brings to just over €300 million t(...)

Inflazome chairman Dr Manus Rogan with co-founders Dr Matt Cooper and and Prof Luke O’Neill, and Dr Jeremy Skillington, vice-president of business development. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Covid-19 might be making 2020 an annus horribilis for most businesses, but it has been a year to remember for Fountain Healthcare Partners. The ventu(...)

KaNDy Therapeutics believes its therapy could help millions of women deal with hot flushes and night-time sweats associated with the menopause.

Bayer has agreed to acquire biotech firm KaNDy Therapeutics Ltd for an initial $425 million to strengthen its women’s healthcare business with a prosp(...)

Kandy Therapeutics is  set to advance trials on a drug it believes could help women deal with hot flushes and night-time sweats linked to menopause. Photograph: PA Wire

Women’s healthcare group Kandy Therapeutics has raised £25 million (€27.50 million) to advance trials on a product it believes could help millions of (...)

Druids Glen Hotel & Golf Resort is for sale from today, with a price tag of €45 million for the five-star resort

With the economy approaching full employment, Ireland is proving attractive again for Irish emigrants, with 28,400 moving back here from abroad, up 1,(...)