The Irish companies to receive funding are Aquila Bioscience, Kastus Technologies, Remedy Biologics, Sirius XT and an Irish subsidiary of Exvastat. Photograph: iStock

Five Irish companies have received funding of €8.8 million between them for projects focused on tackling the coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Overal(...)

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Irish start-up Kastus Technologies, which recently secured €1.5 million in investment through the Atlantic Bridge University Fund, has launched two ne(...)