Xigen, a SwissCompany developing therapeutic peptides for the treatment of inflammatory diseases, announced the online publication of successful Phase II results for its lead compound Brimapitide (XG-102) in the American Journal of Ophthalmology.
Under the terms of the collaboration agreement, Anokion received a $45 million upfront payment and is eligible to receive a future payment of an additional $10 million based on certain preclinical development achievements. As part of the strategic collaboration agreement, Celgene obtained an equity interest in Anokion and the exclusive right to acquire Anokion at pre-specified option exercise points.
The organising committee of the World VR Forum invites creators of virtual- and augmented reality content to submit their projects. Selected projects will be showcased before the audience and the most outstanding project will be awarded.
The Zurich based startup Perspective Robotics was awarded, among other prizes, $120’000 for winning the Techstars pitching competition at the CES event. The startup was recognised for its innovative aerial robotics mainly for the recently launched tethered and foldable quadcopter called Fotokite Phi.
Fri Up s’ouvre à l’émergence de la consommation locale et à celle des services de proximité. L’association a sélectionné les start-up Panier Local et MedHome, elles bénéficieront chacune d’un coaching et d’un accompagnement sur-mesure.
WISeKey International Holding Ltd announced that its first round of seed financing has been oversubscribed, raising $1.3 million for WISeKey India, a Joint Venture established in late 2016 with leading Indian entrepreneurs to deploy WISeKey IoT and Cybersecurity Platform to the Indian Market.
Jean-Claude Biver, Daniel Gutenberg und Beat Curti – dies sind nur drei der Mitglieder des neuen hochkarätigen Advisory Boards der Swiss Startup Factory. Die prominenten Persönlichkeiten werden unter anderem als Türöffner fungieren.