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# health-and-education - Thursday 9 May, 2019

'I've never experienced so much stress in a workplace. I've never cried so much on the job'

Theranos whistleblower Erika Cheung hopes the startup’s downfall serves as a cautionary tale.

# health-and-education - Sunday 5 May, 2019

From Business ETC Why Woebot wants to create a better mental health app Startups And Tech

Why Woebot wants to create a better mental health app

The startup is building out a small engineering office in Dublin.

# health-and-education - Saturday 4 May, 2019

From Business ETC 'I've never experienced so much stress in a workplace. I've never cried so much on the job' Startups And Tech

'I've never experienced so much stress in a workplace. I've never cried so much on the job'

Theranos whistleblower Erika Cheung hopes the startup’s downfall serves as a cautionary tale.

# health-and-education - Friday 3 May, 2019

Deciphex wants to reduce pathologists' workload using artificial intelligence

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the medtech company.

Medical services giant Affidea is opening its fourth walk-in clinic in Kildare

The new ExpressCare location in Naas forms part of an ongoing €25 million investment plan.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

From Business ETC Medical services giant Affidea is opening its fourth walk-in clinic in Kildare Health And Education

Medical services giant Affidea is opening its fourth walk-in clinic in Kildare

The new ExpressCare location in Naas forms part of an ongoing €25 million investment plan.

# health-and-education - Monday 29 April, 2019

From Business ETC Deciphex wants to reduce pathologists' workload using artificial intelligence Startups And Tech

Deciphex wants to reduce pathologists' workload using artificial intelligence

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the medtech company.

# health-and-education - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Ireland's 'stable political environment' attracted a major HIV drug firm to Dublin

The Canadian company is in the process of getting its Trogarzo drug approved in Europe.

# health-and-education - Thursday 18 April, 2019

From Business ETC Theya Healthcare is using bamboo to make better medical garments for women Health And Education

Theya Healthcare is using bamboo to make better medical garments for women

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Dublin company.

HIV drug firm Theratechnologies is setting up shop in Dublin to take on the European market

The Canadian company is in the process of getting its Trogarzo drug approved in Europe.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

From Business ETC HIV drug firm Theratechnologies is setting up shop in Dublin to take on the European market Health And Education

HIV drug firm Theratechnologies is setting up shop in Dublin to take on the European market

The Canadian company is in the process of getting its Trogarzo drug approved in Europe.

From Business ETC Despite Brexit, Spectrum.Life is launching in the UK. Next stop, Australia Health And Education

Despite Brexit, Spectrum.Life is launching in the UK. Next stop, Australia

The ‘corporate wellness’ company is close to closing a €3 million funding round.

# health-and-education - Thursday 11 April, 2019

How Cook Medical's new Irish manufacturing boss is navigating the evolving device landscape

The Limerick plant is leading the firm’s prep for the wave of new medical equipment regulations.

# health-and-education - Sunday 7 April, 2019

From Business ETC How Cook Medical's new Irish manufacturing boss is navigating the evolving device landscape Health And Education

How Cook Medical's new Irish manufacturing boss is navigating the evolving device landscape

The Limerick plant is leading the firm’s prep for the wave of new medical equipment regulations.

# health-and-education - Thursday 4 April, 2019

From Business ETC Drugs don't always work for this common heart condition. AuriGen thinks it has the solution Startups And Tech

Drugs don't always work for this common heart condition. AuriGen thinks it has the solution

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the medtech company.

# health-and-education - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From Business ETC Genomics Medicine Ireland is fretful over data rules hampering its DNA research business Startups And Tech

Genomics Medicine Ireland is fretful over data rules hampering its DNA research business

The company wrote to health officials to air concerns around consent to use people’s data.

# health-and-education - Thursday 28 March, 2019

From Business ETC CroíValve has raised €3.2 million for its minimally invasive heart treatment device Startups And Tech

CroíValve has raised €3.2 million for its minimally invasive heart treatment device

The medtech startup’s product treats cardiac conditions without the need for surgery.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

How Perpetua took the 'best of nightclubs' to build a gym for the aspirational tech elite

After making its Dublin debut, the chain is already scouting other locations in the city.

# health-and-education - Sunday 24 March, 2019

From Business ETC How Perpetua took the 'best of nightclubs' to build a gym for the aspirational tech elite Sports

How Perpetua took the 'best of nightclubs' to build a gym for the aspirational tech elite

After making its Dublin debut, the chain is already scouting other locations in the city.

# health-and-education - Friday 15 March, 2019

From Business ETC Fintech startup Way2Pay has been scooped up by EVO Payments to help schools go cashless Startups And Tech

Fintech startup Way2Pay has been scooped up by EVO Payments to help schools go cashless

The deal gives the payments company the backing it needs for international expansion.

# health-and-education - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Voice-control startup SoapBox Labs is working with Microsoft to prove its tech can go global

It is running a pilot in 20 schools that will help children with their literacy skills.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

From Business ETC Voice-control startup SoapBox Labs is working with Microsoft to prove its tech can go global Startups And Tech

Voice-control startup SoapBox Labs is working with Microsoft to prove its tech can go global

It is running a pilot in 20 schools that will help children with their literacy skills.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

From Business ETC Health kit startup LetsGetChecked has opened a new production hub to ramp up its US business Startups And Tech

Health kit startup LetsGetChecked has opened a new production hub to ramp up its US business

The company is introducing more and more automation to streamline operations.

# health-and-education - Thursday 21 February, 2019

From Business ETC Edtech startup Rahoo's mission in life is to bring teacher training into the digital age Startups And Tech

Edtech startup Rahoo's mission in life is to bring teacher training into the digital age

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Clare company.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

From Business ETC Dogs are living longer so TriviumVet is making drugs to assist 'middle aged' mutts Startups And Tech

Dogs are living longer so TriviumVet is making drugs to assist 'middle aged' mutts

The Waterford company raised €3.2 million last year to finance its clinical trials.

# health-and-education - Thursday 7 February, 2019

From Business ETC Home Care Direct's online platform is cutting out the middlemen between patient and carer Startups And Tech

Home Care Direct's online platform is cutting out the middlemen between patient and carer

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Dublin company.

# health-and-education - Monday 4 February, 2019

From Business ETC 'We can't move fast and break things': Why FoodMarble is pacing itself despite €1m in sales Startups And Tech

'We can't move fast and break things': Why FoodMarble is pacing itself despite €1m in sales

The Dublin startup is looking into new products and a possible funding round this year.

# health-and-education - Thursday 31 January, 2019

VideoDoc is backing a new Irish video-vet service for pets

VideoVet is due to launch here in March ahead of a potential rollout in the UK.

# health-and-education - Monday 28 January, 2019

From Business ETC 'It's frustrating': Pharmacies rack up software bills to meet rigorous new medicine rules Health And Education

'It's frustrating': Pharmacies rack up software bills to meet rigorous new medicine rules

The EU directive aims to stymie counterfeit drugs getting into the supply chain.

# health-and-education - Thursday 24 January, 2019

From Business ETC VideoDoc is backing a new Irish video-vet service for pets Startups And Tech

VideoDoc is backing a new Irish video-vet service for pets

VideoVet is due to launch here in March ahead of a potential rollout in the UK.

# health-and-education - Monday 21 January, 2019

From Business ETC We're teaming up with Griffith College to give one reader an online MBA scholarship Work

We're teaming up with Griffith College to give one reader an online MBA scholarship

You can earn a qualification in association with Edinburgh Business School normally worth €12,000.

# health-and-education - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Medtech firms have a year to prepare for new EU rules but the inspectors aren't ready

Manufacturers are concerned that authorities aren’t fully prepared to meet demand.

# health-and-education - Sunday 13 January, 2019

From Business ETC Medtech firms have a year to prepare for new EU rules but the inspectors aren't ready Health And Education

Medtech firms have a year to prepare for new EU rules but the inspectors aren't ready

Manufacturers are concerned that authorities aren’t fully prepared to meet demand.

# health-and-education - Thursday 10 January, 2019

From Business ETC Why Equine MediRecord is adamant it won't take investment from its customers Startups And Tech

Why Equine MediRecord is adamant it won't take investment from its customers

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the animal health tech company.

# health-and-education - Monday 7 January, 2019

From Business ETC Stores warn a tax hike on food supplements is 'completely inconsistent' with health policy Retail And Services

Stores warn a tax hike on food supplements is 'completely inconsistent' with health policy

Lobbyists wrote to Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe over incoming VAT increases.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

From Business ETC Genomics Medicine Ireland will open a Dublin centre to collect and study people's genetic data Startups And Tech

Genomics Medicine Ireland will open a Dublin centre to collect and study people's genetic data

The life sciences firm is building a vast database to improve disease treatments.

# health-and-education - Thursday 27 December, 2018

From Business ETC Online courses can be a maze for post-grads. Cork's Doctoralnet wants to fix that Startups And Tech

Online courses can be a maze for post-grads. Cork's Doctoralnet wants to fix that

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the education technology company.

# health-and-education - Thursday 20 December, 2018

From Business ETC Diagnosing this condition is 'traumatic'. Galway's Kite Medical thinks it has the solution Startups And Tech

Diagnosing this condition is 'traumatic'. Galway's Kite Medical thinks it has the solution

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the medtech company.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

From Business ETC How Dundalk's Nova Leah plans to help wipe out hospital cyber bugs Startups And Tech

How Dundalk's Nova Leah plans to help wipe out hospital cyber bugs

The Dundalk startup landed money from the State’s ‘disruptive technologies’ fund for its blockchain project.

# health-and-education - Thursday 13 December, 2018

From Business ETC VR Education turns its gaze to the US and Asia after sealing its Nokia deal Startups And Tech

VR Education turns its gaze to the US and Asia after sealing its Nokia deal

The Waterford firm is signing up companies and universities to use Engage.