Healthtech

Brisbane biotech Ellume Health signs $305 million deal with the US government for Covid-19 home testing kits

- February 2, 2021 2 MIN READ

Brisbane-based digital diagnostics startup Ellume Health has signed US$231.8 million (AU$305m) deal with the US Department of Defense to build a US factory producing up to 19 million of its rapid Covid-19 home testing kits in a major expansion for the business. Under the agreement with the new Biden administration, supported by the US Department… Read more »

Drone, farm, agriculture, agtech
News & Analysis

Australia’s agtech sector is lagging behind New Zealand and the USA when it comes to connecting

- February 17, 2020 3 MIN READ

An investigation of social network connections – seen as a key indicator of innovation – on LinkedIn between Australia, the US and New Zealand concluded Australia’s agtech sector is falling behind the others.  Australia’s agtech network is dominated by a few key players while the US and New Zealand agtech networks are more evenly distributed. Compared… Read more »