Tekcapital PLC (LON:TEK) soared on Monday as it believes its portfolio firm Belluscura could benefit from a new US policy.

The US Food and Drug Administration has issued new guidance to help expand the availability of ventilators as well as other respiratory devices during this pandemic.

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According to intellectual property firm Tekcapital, the new rules are “potentially relevant” to Belluscura, which develops oxygen-based treatment platforms.

Last week, the biotech firm filed a patent for a portable oxygen enrichment system to treat respiratory illnesses brought on by infections, such as coronavirus.

Shares rocketed 72% to 8.15p on Monday afternoon.