MegaPro Biomedical” was awarded the Start-up Award in the 13th National Innovation Award

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The outstanding core technology of niche nanomedicine, iron oxide nanoparticles developed by “MegaPro Biomedical”, a biotechnology start-up by ITRI, as well as the future nano-micelle drug carrier received the Start-up Award in the 13th National Innovation Award.

After its spin-off from ITRI in 2015, the team in MegaPro Biomedical has been actively developing iron oxide nanoparticle injection (IOP Injection). With a three-staged review, the judges from the Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry believed that the niche nanomedicine, iron oxide nanoparticle, has the potential for development. MegaPro Biomedical has a firm technology foundation and the core technology for the future development of nano-micelle drug carrier is also clear. As a result, Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry awarded MegaPro Biomedical the Start-up Award in the 13th National Innovation Award to affirm its excellent performance hitherto and development potential.

MegaPro Biomedical has a firm technology foundation and the core technology for the future development of nano-micelle drug carrier is also clear. As a result, Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry awarded MegaPro Biomedical the Start-up Award in the 13th National Innovation Award to affirm its excellent performance hitherto and development potential.

The National Innovation Award, which aims to encourage innovative breakthrough and commercialization of R&D, has entered its thirteenth year this year. The award consists of the enterprise category, the academic research category, the clinical category, and the start-up category. It received a total of 142 entries this year and MegaPro Biomedical outshone the other participants and won the Start-up Award.

(By Chen, Nian-Zhu, Taiwan Business News)

 

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