Ostoform, established by 2013/2014 BioInnovate fellows Kevin Kelleher and Rhona Hunt, is a medical device company created to manage peristomal skin complications for people with ileostomies. Ostoform is continuing to fundraise towards Series A closure at present after completion of the Enterprise Ireland Comm Fund period. The intention is to commercialise the product in the coming years.

  • Established: 2015
  • Funding: €520,000
  • Status: Towards Commercialisation


Our Location

Situated on the prestigious campus of National University of Ireland Galway within the medieval city of Galway, European Capital of Culture in 2020, with equal easy access to the wilderness of Connemara in the west and the European mainland in the east, BioInnovate boasts a superb location.

Our affiliation with Stanford BioDesign has helped us to become one of the world’s leading innovation hubs with an immense debt of gratitude owed to Enterprise Ireland for both their financial and professional support in helping BioInnovate grow.

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