Evolva, a Reinach (BL) biotech company has developed a mosquito nootkatone repellent nootkatone that is said to have the potential to repel mosquitoes transmitting Zika Virus. Studies sponsored by the US National Health Institute will investigate the effectiveness of nootkatone for Zika virus.
Kandou, an EPFL spin off spcialising in SerDes technologies, announces the completion of a $15M investment with Bessemer Venture Partners. The resources will enable Kandou to expand research and accelerate the development and deployment of Kandou’s Chord.
Ava is officially launching the first wearable fertility tracker for women on the market. The bracelet accurately detects the fertile window informing couples when the right time conceives draws closer.
The Lausanne based startup, BestMile, is setting course for growth and expansion by bringing Payam Zamani, the CEO of OnePlanetOps on board. Zamani brings his know-how and expertise in the automotive industry and wants to ensure that BestMile continues to remain in the forefront innovation.
The fintech startup NetGuardians, recognized for its software solution to combat fraud and risk for bank clients, has been selected from more than 150 applicants worldwide to participate at the DBS Accelerator program in Hong Kong.