Investors flocking to meet Danish inventors

25 Apr 2017

A marketplace for publicly owned Danish intellectual property has proven to be such a crowd puller that its organizers have decided to increase capacity substantially.

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Novo Nordisk, one of the companies bringing the conference to the region. Photo©Novo Nordisk

BIO-Europe to be held in Medicon Valley 2018

16 Nov 2016

Europe’s largest biotech conference BIO-Europe will be held in Copenhagen and Malmö in 2018. A contributing factor to the decision was the strong Swedish-Danish cooperation between the private and public sectors.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb is talent hunting at University of Copenhagen

19 Oct 2016

The American pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb is talent scouting among Denmark’s brightest science talents, offering a new medical entrepreneurship course at the University of Copenhagen.

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Lund University ranked 46th best place to study life sciences worldwide

17 Nov 2017

Times Higher Education (THE) has released their 2018 global rankings for specific fields of study at the university level, including life sciences. Sitting towards the very top of this list once again is Lund University, whose life science programs were ranked 46th best in the world.

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New genome research centre for precision medicine in Denmark

27 Feb 2017

Denmark is renowned for its strong health research traditions and unique way of organising the health data of citizens. The new genome research centre in Denmark will further unfold the great potential of personalised medicine.

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NLSDays 2017 in Medicon Valley now open for registration

01 Dec 2016

Nordic Life Science Days, the largest life science partnering conference in Scandinavia, will be held in Malmö and Copenhagen in September 2017. The registration is now open for exhibitors and visitors.

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State of Medicon Valley 2017

16 Nov 2017

Medicon Valley Alliance's analysis of the life science sector in Skåne and eastern Denmark is now released.

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New research centre in Copenhagen will contribute to better drugs for skin disorders

19 Oct 2016

Understanding how drugs interact with skin has long been a challenge. A new centre at Copenhagen University is set to become an international lighthouse in this pharmaceutical research area, supported by a DKK 40 million grant from the LEO Foundation.

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The Nordic's largest partnering conference within the life science industry to be held in Medicon Valley, Malmö-Copenhagen for the first time

16 Aug 2016

Press release: The Swedish life science industry organisation SwedenBIO and Bionordic have decided to hold the Nordic region's largest conference for the international life science industry, Nordic Life Science Days (NLSDays) in Malmö in 2017.

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EU-project to find new biomarkers in respiratory disease

17 Jun 2016

The Swedish-Danish project Breathe has recently been granted € 3.5 million from the Interreg Fund Öresund-Kattegat-Skagerrak.

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Another record for startups

15 Mar 2016

The number of startups at DTU grew again in 2015. In total, 54 new businesses were established, with students behind the majority.

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Lundbeck highly ranked by patient groups

10 Mar 2016

Worldwide survey places Lundbeck 3rd in corporate reputation among pharma companies.

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SenzaGen signs agreement with international pharmaceutical company

27 Jan 2016

Skåne-based company, SenzaGen, a developer of technology for animal free testing of chemicals , signs a strategic contract with an international pharma company, marking its entry into the pharmaceutical industry.

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Novo Nordisk invests in new insulin facility in Denmark

04 Nov 2015

The global healthcare company Novo Nordisk is investing 2.1 billion Danish kroner in a new facility in Hillerød, just outside Copenhagen. The facility will produce medicines for the treatment of diabetes and obesity.

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Alligator Bioscience enters an exclusive collaboration agreement with Johnson & Johnson

12 Aug 2015

Alligator Bioscience, developing innovative antibody based immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, has entered into a multi-million dollar agreement with Janssen Biotech, Inc.

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Mind the Byte opens Subsidiary in Copenhagen

21 Apr 2015

The Bioinformatics company, Mind the Byte, located at the Barcelona Science Park, opens a subsidiary in the dynamic Science Cluster COBIS in Copenhagen.

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