SU and local biotech company tackle COVID-19 together

Stellenbosch University (SU) in South Africa and AzarGen Biotechnologies (Pty) Ltd, a South African biotechnology company focused on developing human therapeutic proteins using advanced genetic engineering and synthetic biology techniques in plants, have joined forces in the global fight against the coronavirus.   In the hope of contributing towards assisting treatment of patients with severe effects related to the condition,…

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LaunchLab Coding School has shaped and grown world-class developers for startups and strategic partners

It has been about three intense months since the LaunchLab Coding School kicked off and our world-class developers are ready for their internships. LaunchLab, in partnership with the University of Botswana, has a goal to equip University students with industry-ready coding skills and an opportunity to work with startups or industry partners. To get our Coding School off the ground,…

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CubeSpace: Talking SpaceTech, building satellites and learning that running a startup is about people, not technology

We have a mix of hard tech companies in LaunchLab working on blockchain, blimps, cancer-curing innovations and electric skateboards to name a few. But it’s always mind-blowing when we tell LaunchLab visitors that we have a startup building satellites on our doorstep. CubeSpace, is a spin-out company of Innovus, Stellenbosch University’s industry interaction and innovation company. CubeSpace, which originated from…

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