Funding

Aussie start-up ULUU raises A$1.3M to replace plastic with a biodegradable alternative made from seaweed

- September 27, 2021 2 MIN READ

A Western Australian cleantech startup making a plastics replacement from seaweed has raises $1.3 million seed round. ULUU has been backed by the CSIRO’s VC fund Main Sequence, as well as Sydney impact investment fund Alberts Impact Ventures and syndicated private investment and family office firm The Eights to further develop its plastic replacement of… Read more »

News & Analysis

A medical device startup helping breast cancer patients is off to a prestigious US medtech accelerator

- June 19, 2019 2 MIN READ

The OncoRes team: chief scientific officer Dr Brendan Kennedy, CEO Dr Katharine Giles and breast cancer surgeon Prof Christobel Saunders Perth-based medical device startup, OncoRes Medical, has been chosen from among more than 800 applications from 35 countries to join the renowned US MedTech Innovator Accelerator program this year. The company has developed a hand-held imaging… Read more »