Roca Therapeutics completes seed funding round

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Roca Therapeutics, based in Nice, is a leading biotech startup specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules addressing severe life-threatening disorders caused by hypervascularization and macrophages M2 driven immunosuppression. The company announced the closing of a seed funding round led by 3B Future Health Fund II and SATT Sud-Est. Roca Therapeutics will use these funds to […]

International Conference Health from Space in Cannes

SpacePharma is a deeptech recently established in Sophia Antipolis. The company, which specializes in the development of research and production laboratories in orbit, actively participates in the organization of the first international conference “Health From Space” from February 15 to 17, 2023 in Cannes. This first ‘HEALTH FROM SPACE’ conference is organized under the sponsorship […]

The FrenchTech Côte d’Azur candidates from Digital inPulse

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On April 28th the Chinese ICT giant Huawei hosted their innovation competition Digital inPulse. Nine startups, seven of which are part of the French Tech Côte d’Azur, delivered their pitches in hopes of winning 50,000 euros and a business trip to China. Some of the startups that attended share with us their expectations for the event: Alexis Lacapelle, Manager, Interactive […]

Côte d’Azur BioTech : InnoSkel Launches with €20 Million Series A Financing

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InnoSkel, based in Nice Côte d’Azur and Sophia Antipolis,  is a newly launched platform biotechnology company pioneering gene therapies for rare skeletal disease. The company announced that it has raised €20 million in a Series A financing round. The fundraise was co-led by Jeito Capital and Vida Ventures, with additional support from Région Sud Investissement […]

Sophia Antipolis: Nicox raises €15 million in private placement

Nicox SA, based in Sophia Antipolis, an international ophthalmology company, announced a financing through a private placement via the issuance of 3,529,565 new ordinary shares with gross proceeds of €15.0 million. The Company was previously financed to complete both the Mont Blanc Phase 3 trial for NCX 470 and the Mississippi Phase 2b trial for […]

Testimonials from Life Sciences companies

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Alan Howard, European Society for Medical Oncology “Nice quickly emerged as the right choice due to its talent pool which enabled us to develop our business activities here, in particular in technical terms.” Alan Howard, CEO of the European Society for Medical Oncology 2012, European Society for Medical Oncology *** Andrew Trapani, Dow France “We […]

Why OMONOVO chose to set up on the Côte d’Azur

OMONOVO is an expert in the field of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Well-being and Personal Development. The company was created in Barcelona in 2016. Its main objective is to bring a solution to the health and well-being issues faced by millions of people. How to find and identify the relevant discipline with the relevant practitioner? Based […]

The biotech company Phenocell settled in Grasse

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Phenocell is a research-based biotechnology company specialized in the creation, production, and commercialization of cellular models for research and drug discovery. Brigitte Onteniente, CEO of Phenocell, tells everything about the settlement of the company on the Côte d’Azur and the goals for the year to come. Can you tell us about your business?  Innovation is […]

Innovative City Will Take You to the Heart of Innovation in Nice

Innovative City, Smart City’s largest international conference, returns to the Côte d’Azur on July 5th and 6th, 2017 in Nice, one of the world’s Top 10 Smart Cities according to Juniper Research (2016). Companies, startups, researchers and local authorities will be in attendance to present their latest innovations concerning Smart City. Notable exhibitors will include Alstom, Bouygues, Cisco, Enedis, GRT Gaz, Orange, Schneider Electric, Thales and even Vinci, as well as startups from the […]

LifeScientis chooses Côte d’Azur for Biotech R&D center

LifeScientis, Biotech activity center of Teclis group, settled on the Côte d’Azur in 2016. Team Côte d’Azur facilitated their integration into the local Health ecosystem. Franck Chuzel, founder of LifeScientis, explains why this investment on the Côte d’Azur is a strategic one for his company. What does LifeScientis do ? LifeScientis Biotechnologies, is the activity center dedicated to the Life Sciences […]