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Torskal partners with Clinifutur group; clinical trials to start in 2021

2021-01-05T01:36:53+01:00

Torskal partners with Clinifutur group; clinical trials to begin during the last quarter of 2021 Dec 08, 2020 - As published on Imazpress Torskal approaches the start of phase 1 clinical trials for the validation of Nanotheranostic, a treatment for skin cancer using near infrared (IR) radiation-induced plasmonic phototherapy, the Clinifutur group, founded by Dr. Michel Deleflie, has just acquired a stake in the start-up to support it in a long-term partnership. Clinifutur had already intervened to support the research of the Torskal team on the evaluation of gold nanoparticles (NP) as - potentiator of radiotherapy [...]

Torskal partners with Clinifutur group; clinical trials to start in 20212021-01-05T01:36:53+01:00

An interview with Réunion la 1ère regarding our clinical trials & its procedure

2021-01-05T01:35:05+01:00

An interview with Réunion la 1ère regarding our clinical trials, its procedure and more Dec 08, 2020 - As published on Réunion la 1ère After 5 years of work, Torskal, a start-up from Reunion Island specializing in "green nanotechnology", is going to carry out clinical trials of a treatment it has developed for certain skin cancers. The trials will last one year and will involve around 60 people. Testing will begin in the last quarter of next year, in Reunion Island and in mainland France. The efficiency and safety tests were conclusive. The work of the researchers [...]

An interview with Réunion la 1ère regarding our clinical trials & its procedure2021-01-05T01:35:05+01:00

Torskal’s Founder is one of the French delegates of the G20 YEA

2020-12-15T03:00:20+01:00

Torskal's Founder, Anne-Laure Morel is one of the new Sherpas and also the French delegate of the G20 YEA, 2020 Summit Oct 08, 2020 - As published on Citizen Entrepreneurs. On September 23, 2020, the members of the jury composed of 12 members of the Management Committee of Citizen Entrepreneurs , meeting in the offices of France Invest , selected the entrepreneurs according to several criteria: the age of the entrepreneur (20-45 years) , the date of creation of the company, the turnover, a profitability already demonstrated or about to be, a desire to develop its activities internationally [...]

Torskal’s Founder is one of the French delegates of the G20 YEA2020-12-15T03:00:20+01:00

Torskal is the winner of Lets Go France 2020 in the France Abroad category

2020-12-15T03:03:28+01:00

Torskal is the winner of Lets Go France 2020 in the French abroad category 06 July, 2020 - As published on Let's go France Organized by PwC France, the #LetsgoFrance Trophies reward those who innovate in the service of France while offering a response to societal and global challenges. In an unprecedented health context, the #LetsgoFrance 2020 Trophies honored the Rebuilding program launched by PwC France. A special edition of Reconstruct for these Trophies as well as a 100% digital device to audition the 14 2020 finalists. Discover without further delay the eight #LetsgoFrance winners who [...]

Torskal is the winner of Lets Go France 2020 in the France Abroad category2020-12-15T03:03:28+01:00

A complete interview with Lets Go France about our R&D, vision, etc.

2020-12-17T13:53:58+01:00

A complete interview with Lets Go France related to research & development, Torskal's vision, etc. 28 Feb, 2020 - As published on Lets Go France The Reunionese company Torskal is looking around the world for a cancer treatment combining nanotechnology and green chemistry. Like other biotechs, the health crisis at Covid-19 is challenging its prospects. Anne-Laure Morel, CEO and founder, wants to invest in new partnerships, with her eyes set on the international scene. Following the health crisis, has there been an awareness of the French research & development ecosystem? Like other [...]

A complete interview with Lets Go France about our R&D, vision, etc.2020-12-17T13:53:58+01:00

Torskal partners with Fairmined, uses gold from responsible mines for nanoparticles

2020-12-15T03:12:46+01:00

Torskal partners with Fairmined, uses gold sourced from responsible miners to develop gold nanoparticles 16 Dec, 2019 - As published on Fairmined Organization Fairmined is an assurance label that certifies gold from empowered responsible artisanal and small-scale mining organizations who meet world leading standards for responsible practices Fairmined gold will be used in the medical field to improve the lives of cancer patients. The Torskal startup, specialized in nanomedicine and located on Reunion Island, is the first brand in this sector to work with Fairmined gold. We spoke with Anne-Laure Morel, researcher and [...]

Torskal partners with Fairmined, uses gold from responsible mines for nanoparticles2020-12-15T03:12:46+01:00

L’Express interview: Development of our anti-skin cancer drug using Ambaville plant

2021-01-05T01:38:14+01:00

Interview with L'Express regarding the development of our anti-skin cancer drug using Ambaville plant Jan 05, 2019 - As published on L'Express In love with her native Reunion Island, Anne Laure, 36, returned there a few years ago after training at the Pierre and Marie Curie University in Paris. On her land, among the 16,000 plant species in the national park, she found ambaville, an extraordinary plant that until now was known mainly to local "tisaneurs" who prescribe it in the form of infusions to treat skin or digestion problems. In her laboratory [...]

L’Express interview: Development of our anti-skin cancer drug using Ambaville plant2021-01-05T01:38:14+01:00

An interview with Usbek&Rica regarding our work, medicinal plants from Réunion

2021-01-05T01:38:55+01:00

An interview with Usbek&Rica regarding our work, medicinal plants from Réunion Island and more Sept 29, 2018 - As published on Usbek&Rica Founder of the start-up Torskal, Anne-Laure Morel has designed a targeted cancer treatment that works with gold nanoparticles obtained from ambaville, a plant endemic to her native island, Reunion Island. We met with her on site to learn more about her research in nanomedicine. We met Anne-Laure Morel in her laboratory at the Cyclotron Réunion Océan Indien (CYROI), the biotech nursery of the Saint-Denis Technopole, where we met her. Trained at the [...]

An interview with Usbek&Rica regarding our work, medicinal plants from Réunion2021-01-05T01:38:55+01:00