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Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

With an eye on aesthetics, NSG BioLabs' Teo provides co-working space for biotech firms

SINGAPORE (Dec 9): “Co-working” and “biotech” are words that do not seem to go together.

Joint ventures and alliances

Biolidics enters into collaboration agreement with Genome Institute of Singapore

SINGAPORE (Sept 10): Biolidics has entered into an agreement with the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) to collaborate and develop a new and innovative liquid biopsy test in the field of circulat

Singapore economy

Singapore's drug development efforts given additional boost with new national platforms and grant

SINGAPORE (June 26): In an effort to give added momentum to Singapore’s drug development scene, two new national platforms and a grant scheme for drug and discovery development have been launched b

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Temasek-backed Accuron MedTech leads $2.6 mil investment in start-up Advent Access

SINGAPORE (Dec 12): Medical technology start-up Advent Access has raised $2.6 million in a pre-Series A financing round led by Accuron MedTech, Southeast Asia’s largest medical device company.


Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Singapore Exchange teaming up with A*STAR unit to help firms access R&D capabilities and capital markets

SINGAPORE (June 19): Singapore Exchange is teaming up with a unit of Agency for Science Technology and Research to help startups and SMEs tap R&D expertise and capital markets.

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