Accel launches Atoms initiative to support early-stage startups

American venture capital firm, Accel has introduced Atoms, a pre-seed funding initiative through which it will pump $250,000 in startups without taking any equity (or uncapped convertible) in the company, as the firm competes for participation in an increasingly congested early-stage investment world.

Bharat Biotech eyes international alliance to expand ‘Covaxin’ rollout

Bharat Biotech, a leading Indian multinational biotech entity, is looking for overseas manufacturing partners to accelerate the production of its coronavirus vaccine ‘Covaxin’ to a billion doses each year.  

Covaxin is one of the five vaccines that have received a