The retail sector saw heightened M&A activity thanks to deals such as Musgrave’s purchase of Donnybrook Fair

A number of headline-grabbing deals including the $635 million (€549 million) acquisition of Dublin-headquartered Adapt Pharma boosted M&A activi(...)

Novate is developing next generation inferior vena cava filters designed to prevent blood clots reaching the lungs after surgery.

Galway-based medical devices startup Novate Medical has been acquired by listed British specialty healthcare group BTG in a deal worth up to $150 mill(...)

The fund launched by Seroba Life Sciences will typically place up to €10 million with each business it chooses to back. Photograph: iStock

Venture capitalist Seroba Life Sciences is eyeing several candidates for investment from the €100 million fund it has just launched. The firm said (...)

Peter Sandys, managing partner at Seroba Life Sciences, and Aidan Meagher, head of life sciences at EY: “It is essential that we continue to nurture high potential start-ups and give them the opportunity to grow their business”

At an event in Dublin this week, more than 50 medtech start-ups will pitch for funding from venture capital firms with more than €13 billion in funds (...)

Bioengineer Sarah Loughney. “Diagnosing kidney reflux is traumatic and involves a lot of discomfort for the child”

Having a sick child is a huge worry for parents, and it is even worse if getting to the bottom of what is wrong involves putting the child through a d(...)