Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation, visits Solvotrin Therapeutics office in Cork

Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation, Batt O’Keeffe visits Solvotrin Therapeutics office in Cork

From left to right: Batt O’Keeffe (Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation), Deirdre Clune (TD), Pat O’Flynn (CEO, Solvotrin Therapeutics), Dr. Martin Lyes (Enterprise Ireland) and Dr. Michael Murphy (President, UCC).

Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation, Batt O’ Keeffe made a visit to the Solvotrin Therapeutics office in Cork on the 14th of January 2011. He met with CEO Pat O’Flynn and other members of the team to discuss the technology and the development of the company. Minister O’Keeffe was in University College Cork to open gatewayUCC, a €2 million business incubation centre. The centre will support the launch of new, knowledge intensive businesses located among UCC’s research and academic community. The centre has been developed with funding from UCC and Enterprise Ireland.