UniSA cancer detection technology spin-out Ferronova brings in Signostics co-founder Stewart Bartlett as chief executive

The Advertiser - 13 November 2017


THE co-founder of an Adelaide medical devices company that eventually attracted millions from global equity giant KKR is now helping another start-up to raise money for its first human trials next year.


Signostics co-founder and former chief operating officer Stewart Bartlett has been named chief executive of Ferronova, a spin-out from the University of South Australia. 

Ferronova’s magnet cancer detection device draws investors

The Advertiser - 20 June 2016


A NEW spin-out company will receive funding support from international partners to commercialise a locally-developed medical device that helps in easier detection of cancers using magnetic tracers.

UniSA’s improved cancer detection technology a magnet for commercialisation

University of South Australia - 20 June 2016


Researchers at the University of South Australia’s Future Industries Institute will join forces with New Zealand based nanoparticle specialist Boutiq Science and major IP investor, Powerhouse Ventures to develop an improved system for cancer detection that relies on magnetic rather than radioactive tracers. 

Magnetic cancer detecting system moves towards commercialisation

The Lead - 10 June 2016


An improved system for detecting cancers that uses magnetic rather than radioactive tracers has taken a major step towards commercialisation.