Press releases • Mar 30, 2020 05:10 UTC
31 life science-företag i östra mellansverige samlade ihop över 163 miljoner svenska kronor i medfinansiering för utlysningen BIO-X Accelerate. Nu har fyra företag fått ett positivt svar och kommer att finansieras med totalt 42,6 miljoner kronor, varav hälften kommer från privat medfinansiering.
News • Dec 20, 2019 10:46 UTC
Uppsala Municipality's educational program Process Operator in the pharmaceutical industry, running at Uppsala Business Park have now been certified through Teknikcollege. This means that Life Science companies in our region will continue to play a key role in shaping the structure of the courses as well as designing their actual content.
New call for Life Science projects to speed up the development of Life Science companies by providing financing, support and access to expertise
Press releases • Nov 19, 2019 07:00 UTC
Uppsala BIO, a part of STUNS (The Foundation for Collaboration between the Universities in Uppsala, Business, and the Public Sector), opens a new call, BIO-X Accelerate, to speed up the development of Life Science companies with financing ranging from 3 MSEK up to 7 MSEK. Small andMedium-sized Enterprises(SME) from East Middle Sweden (Östra Mellansverige) are invited to submit proposals.
Press releases • Oct 10, 2019 11:04 UTC
The forum Uppsala Life 2019 – Arena for Life Science with this year’s theme: Creating Conditions for healthy growth is the first time that representatives from the entire Uppsala life science sector – from global businesses and start-ups to universities and government offices –meet to discuss the needs, challenges and opportunities of the local industry.
News • Oct 03, 2019 12:06 UTC
Fifteen projects from Scandinavia have so far benefited from the technology and know-how available at Testa Center. Uppsala BIO has a crucial role in the development and establishment of Testa Center, resulting in the increased overall value of the Testa Center projects.
Press releases • Aug 21, 2019 12:49 UTC
Life Science in Uppsala is entering a new and exciting time, sometimes called the fourth industrial revolution. A fusion of technologies and systems - physical, biological and digital - create new rules of the game and industry definitions.
News • Jun 24, 2019 11:08 UTC
Efter Jobbet Harvesting human cells are not easy. The scientists started harvesting T cells from people several years ago, then genetically altering them, to add chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) that specifically recognizes cancer cells and then infuse the resulting CAR-T cells into patients to attack their tumors.
News • Apr 15, 2019 12:11 UTC
Redefining the future of Healthcare through the Vision e-Health 2025 is an inevitable process for the Life Science industry, according to Patrik Sundström, Head of e Health at The Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions SKL.
News • Apr 09, 2019 09:11 UTC
Spinach, antibodies, virtual reality. Lots of exciting projects in the state-of-the-art facility, Testa Center, a major initiative between the Swedish Government and GE. Scaling up to the large volume and gaining a new level of knowledge bring enthusiasm and positivity among the team and the actors at the authentic industrial test-bed, Testa Center.
News • Jan 17, 2019 15:09 UTC
Uppsala BIO and the real estate company Klövern have signed a three-year collaboration agreement for the further development of Uppsala Business Park located in Fyrislund, the city’s southernmost industry district. The ambition is to create a new business district for innovation and growth as part of a world-leading life science region.
National coordination and clearer rules for smoother introduction of digital tools into Swedish healthcare
News • Nov 08, 2018 09:23 UTC
Uppsala BIO was part of initiating a pilot study in 2016, which in 2017 led to Ordnat införande av digitala produkter och tjänster (ordered introduction of digital products and services), a collaborative effort led by SKL (Sveriges Kommuner och Landsting/ Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions) together with Region Norrbotten, Stockholm Science City and Uppsala BIO.
News • Aug 23, 2018 11:26 UTC
On 21 August, Testa Center – Sweden’s national test environment for verifying biological and technological tools used in manufacturing biologics or biopharmaceuticals – was officially inaugurated. And the first projects are ready to move in and get going!
News • Aug 23, 2018 11:14 UTC
This August, we see a new and exciting addition to Uppsala`s life science business sector. Based on research by Professor Gert Auer at Karolinska Institute, NeoProteomics AB started the development of biomarkers for sensitive and risk-free cancer diagnosis by analyzing platelets role in cancer.
News • Aug 21, 2018 14:12 UTC
Uppsala-based life science company Cavidi is an expert in HIV monitoring. Its first commercial product was a manual test for HIV monitoring in resource-limited settings, ExaVir Load. This product was an important step in taking care closer to the HIV-infected population in the parts of the world that are most affected.
News • Jun 14, 2018 12:48 UTC
Companies developing digital products also face a challenge: the demands made on their products and services are not always entirely clear. The question, therefore, is how can we simplify and improve the introduction of digital solutions?
News • May 24, 2018 08:56 UTC
Conextion, operational since its inauguration in January 2018, involves and gathers together a large number of life sciences employees, business consultants and representatives from the public support system. To see how we best can serve these interested parties, a number of activities have been tested.
Strong growth for Uppsala’s life science companies. Powerful force of attraction for other businesses.
News • Apr 26, 2018 11:12 UTC
It is very pleasing to note that Uppsala’s industrial development continues unabated. Our region is home to many prosperous and profitable businesses. Together with the universities, hospitals and national authorities in the region, they exert a powerful force of attraction that can draw other companies to Uppsala, writes Erik Forsberg, Managing Director at Uppsala BIO.
News • Apr 26, 2018 10:54 UTC
We at Uppsala BIO congratulate Kontigo Care, this week recognised with the eHealth Award 2018! The Uppsala-based company has developed Previct, a digital e-health platform that uses advanced AI (Artificial Intelligence) to enable patient diagnosis, care and aftercare.
News • Apr 26, 2018 08:20 UTC
That UIC is a key player in the business incubator world is well known. Now it has received Vinnova funding to carry out a pilot project aimed at developing a Swedish national platform for cutting-edge expertise in early-stage life science companies. Magnus Engevik, who works with business development at Uppsala BIO, has talked about the initiative with representatives of Vinnova and UIC.