C-Camp to help accelerate Biotech Startups
Bengaluru-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms -C-CAMP, a technology and innovation hub, has launched an accelerator programme for Life Sciences – healthcare, agri-biotech, industrial biotech and med-tech – startups.
The program will be four months long and will focus on developing the startups business model and checking the market validity, as well as the go-to market strategy. The programme will include mentoring as well. At the end of the programme, the startups will pitch themselves to angel for seed funds.
It’s obvious that the startups that attend this program will be in a better position to pitch themselves to investors. Through this program, specifically the core biotech startups in the country, can benefit a lot because market analysis in this sector is not so easy. C-CAMP is at the right point in the ecosystem, and that’s why it will connect the right people to the entrepreneurs and help them gain appropriate market insights. If you have a startup in the biotech sector, you should definitely give this one a check.
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Biotech startups are coming up with really exciting products, however the energy must be channelized. They need to be guided so that they achieve the right market fit and if they hit the right note, then they can get pumped with funds through this program and gain the right momentum. This is a one of a kind program to accelerate the growth of startups in the biotech sector in India.
At the time of writing this article, the call for applications is open. They are looking to start the program around the May-June period. So hurry up and pitch in your ideas.