Competing for Capital? Absolutely.

If you don’t like getting burnt, don’t play with fire … as the saying goes. That’s all fine and dandy, and as any 2 year-old will attest, at least there is a clear and understandable causality. Over the past year as I have commented on this site, I have been willing to accept responsibility for my…

JP Morgan Healthcare Conference – 2016

What a great way to kick off the year – the JP Morgan healthcare conference. I should be clear, I was a “hanger on” this year, I didn’t actually have an invite to attend the conference itself. For most entrepreneurs, this is far from a deterrent to be there and to take advantage of such…

The Fallacy of the CE Mark (Revised Content)

Due to a Notice of Concern issued under s14(2) of the Defamation Act 2005 (NSW) by Oncosil Limited (ASX : OSL), this content has been re-posted without any reference to OSL. Thanks to readers who gave me feedback that the content was useful and should be re-posted in a redacted form. Everyone loves the CE (Conformité…

Happy New Year – 2016

It’s been an interesting year. When I started this site I really didn’t know what was going to happen… in most respects, it has exceeded my expectations. A Few Opening Remarks On a positive note, I genuinely felt support for the mission of trying to create a fresh dialogue around the quality and transparency of ASX-listed companies operating in this…

For Personal Use Only

I love Analytica (ASX : ALT). At so many different levels. How do I love thee? Let me count the ways… I love PeriCoach to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight yet bluetooth-enabled For the ends of Being and ideal for travel  I love thee to the…

Starpharma Sensationalism

Really? REALLY? Yesterday Starpharma (ASX : SPL) announced that it had done some mouse models with a Herceptin-conjugated DEP dendrimer. It wasn’t peer reviewed data. It wasn’t an exhaustive pre-clinical package. It was just a one-off science experiment packaged up and served to retail investors as company propaganda. 20 mice. The company even states that…