biotech
3:50
20 May

Africa's first biotech incubator programme launched

Nine entrepreneurs from SA and Zimbabwe picked to participate in Africa's first biotech incubation programme, BioCiTi.

2:50
Feb 18, 2019

Biotech incubator seeks start-ups solving African challenges

The six-month programme aims to support Southern African and Zimbabwean biotech start-ups seeking to drive change in Africa.

2:50
Jun 15, 2017

Google bets on European biotech drugs

The tech firm invests alongside Swiss company Novartis in a new $300 million fund run by life sciences investment firm Medicxi.

2:10

Venture firm opens $200m bio fund

Andreessen Horowitz plans to take a software-heavy approach to biology and medicine.

3:30
Apr 28, 2015

Investors ask what's next for tech

As the Nasdaq sets new closing records, technology fund managers invest in cyber security, cloud services and electronic payments.

1:10
Jun 30, 2011

Obama unveils $500m emerging tech scheme

The initiative aims to increase the energy efficiency of industrial facilities and create manufacturing jobs.

3:20
Mar 30, 2005

Canon to enter biotech market

Canon plans to branch out into biotechnology by commercialising DNA chips for use in medical diagnosis.

1:40
Sep 10, 2004

Govt rolls out biotech plan

The government says it will spend R450 million by the end of the 2005/06 financial year on supporting biotechnology research.

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