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Stockholm companies gearing up to fight antibiotic resistance

Stockholm companies gearing up to fight antibiotic resistance

Press Releases   •   Aug 29, 2017 12:54 GMT

Infectious diseases are a global problem and one of the world's most urgent health threats due to antibiotic resistance. The Stockholm-Uppsala region is leading the way in finding solutions to the looming problems. Invest Stockholm has identified the most interesting new companies determined to fight infectious diseases.

The Stockholm Health Tech report released

The Stockholm Health Tech report released

Press Releases   •   Jun 20, 2017 09:17 GMT

Today, Invest Stockholm released the report Health Tech – Business Opportunities in Stockholm-Uppsala. The report aims to help international investors navigate the growing health tech landscape and understand why much of the exciting development in the industry is taking place in the Stockholm region.

Stockholm-Uppsala region may become new home of EMA

Press Releases   •   Dec 08, 2016 14:50 GMT

As a result of the UK decision to leave the EU the European Medicines Agency (EMA) are planning to leave the UK. On Thursday, the Government of Sweden decided to actively work for EMA to be located in Sweden and the Stockholm-Uppsala region in particular. A special secretariat will be created that will organize Sweden’s candidacy. This decision is welcomed by Stockholm Business Region.

Winners of Stockholm Innovation Scholarship 2016 appointed

Winners of Stockholm Innovation Scholarship 2016 appointed

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2016 15:58 GMT

This year’s winners of the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship represent innovative solutions for highly topical challenges and societal problems. This involves everything from innovations that will revolutionize how we consume and produce food in the city to a new aid to facilitate communication with traumatized children. In total, six recipients will share SEK 630,000.

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Life science hotlist: Biolamina towards a paradigm shift

Life science hotlist: Biolamina towards a paradigm shift

News   •   Oct 03, 2013 16:01 GMT

Biolamina produces products for stem cell research and is one of the companies included on the Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist.

BioEquity premiered Scandinavia with Stockholm event

News   •   Jul 19, 2013 08:19 GMT

Stockholm sought to take advantage of the growing global demand for pharmaceutical products and services by hosting the annual BioEquity Europe Conference in May. The event was an opportunity for Stockholm to highlight its status as a global life-science hub.

Outlook 2013: Momentum building for Stockholm's life sciences

Outlook 2013: Momentum building for Stockholm's life sciences

News   •   Feb 13, 2013 09:30 GMT

Stockholm-Uppsala, Scandinavia’s leading life-science cluster, is getting increasing attention from international investors as the region's life science sector continues to go from strength to strength.

Stockholm mHealth potential mapped

News   •   Nov 16, 2011 09:47 GMT

With a first-class reputation for innovation in both medical technology and mobile communication, the capital of Sweden has emerged as a front-runner in mobile healthcare.

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The life science scene in Stockholm 2014

The life science scene in Stockholm 2014

Documents   •   Dec 23, 2014 11:06 GMT

Facts about the Life Science scene in Stockholm 2014

Investment criteria of corporate venture capital in life science industry

The US continues to dominate; most venture capital goes to drug discovery platforms and the most successful companies in need of venture capital are those who most clearly fit in to investors' strategy. Despite a leading R&D position, Swedish life science companies must improve international relations to succeed in attracting investments. This emerged in a new report on corporate venture capital.