“We need to bring business and innovation support closer to companies”

News   •   Dec 12, 2017 09:50 GMT

Conextion is new physical meeting place as well as an interface for interaction and growth for the companies located in Uppsala Business Park.


TdB Consultancy new partner to Uppsala BIO

News   •   Dec 11, 2017 08:59 GMT

Uppsala BIO’s most recently recruited partner is TdB Consultancy, an Uppsala-based business specialised in dextran and dextran derivatives.


Uppsala BIO in new premises

News   •   Dec 08, 2017 14:05 GMT

Uppsala BIO is moving. The new premises – Innovation Hub Uppsala – are shared with STUNS, STUNS Energy, Uppsala Innovation Center (UIC), Uppsala University Innovation (UUI), UU Holding and SLU Holding. In other words, the main part of Uppsala’s innovation support system.


​Successful investment day whets the appetite

News   •   Nov 09, 2017 10:46 GMT

At the end of October, Uppsala BIO organised an investor meeting focused on medium-sized companies’ investment needs in order to grow and develop their businesses. Six Uppsala companies as well as investors from Industrifonden, Impilo, Alvén & Didriksson and Adelis Equity Partner took part.


​GE Healthcare hosts Automation Expo in Uppsala

News   •   Nov 09, 2017 10:33 GMT

The GE Healthcare Automation Expo mini-fair took place over three intensive hours at the company’s Boländerna site. Entrepreneurs in automation met GE employees as well as other interested companies. During the day, GE also presented its challenges in automation and digitization. A guided tour of its facilities was also included in the programme.


Bioprocess Innovation Center - a test bed for creativity and innovation

News   •   Sep 15, 2017 08:40 GMT

Uppsala BIO has asked CEO Lotta Ljungqvist some questions about the Bioprocess Innovation Center that will open its doors at GE’s site in Uppsala in mid-2018.


NLSD 2017: ​Getting the right antibiotics from the start – New detection method may revolutionise antibiotic treatment

News   •   Sep 11, 2017 12:20 GMT

Using a new method for rapidly determining whether infection-causing bacteria are resistant or susceptible to antibiotics, Astrego Diagnostics is developing a test, called qUTI, to help patients with symptoms of Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) receive effective treatment from the first doctor’s appointment. Meet them at NLSDays 2017.


NLSD 2017: ​Administering the correct drug every time – New technology enables rapid drug control at point-of-care

News   •   Sep 11, 2017 11:03 GMT

DrugLog® is the only device on the market that enables hospital staff to quickly test intravenous drugs at the point-of-care. Developed by Uppsala-based company Pharmacolog, the product has the potential to reduce hospital costs and prevent unnecessary patient suffering by making sure the correct medication is given to the right patient every time. Meet the company at NLSDays 2017.


​NLSD 2017: An opportunity to evaluate and speed-up new projects – Meet GE Healthcare at the Uppsala BIO booth

News   •   Sep 11, 2017 07:03 GMT

On September 13, between 1 and 2 p.m., Stefan Löfås, Science Director for Strategic Technologies at GE Healthcare, will visit Uppsala BIO’s booth at Nordic Life Science Days. This will be an opportunity for scientists, innovators and smaller companies to receive a commercial appraisal of their innovations and ideas, as well as to get advice on how to speed-up the development of their projects.


​Preventing hernia after abdominal surgery – New use for the world’s first resorbable synthetic surgical mesh

News   •   Sep 08, 2017 10:37 GMT

Having invented and developed the world’s first long-term resorbable synthetic surgical mesh, Novus Scientific has already made great contributions to decreasing individual suffering and lowering hospital costs around the world. Now the company is about to put its unique medical device to new use in order to prevent hernia after abdominal surgery. Meet them at NLSDays 2017.

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About Uppsala BIO

Uppsala BIO brings together companies, universities, healthcare and society to fuel innovation and stimulate growth in the life science sector. Together we advance the sector's international competitiveness. Uppsala BIO is a part of the non-for-profit foundation STUNS.


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