The Finnish Star, Oncos Therapeutics, is a privately owned, clinical-stage Biotechnology Company focusing on the development and commercialization of targeted oncolytic immunotherapy products for solid tumors, reresented by Dr. Antti Vuolanto, VP of Manufacturing.
The Icelandic Star, Mentis Cura, is a company that has developed electroencephalography (EEG) statistical pattern recognition software to help diagnose and track the process of Alzheimer's disease in its early stages, represented by Mr. Kristinn D. Grétarsson, CEO.
The Norwegian Star, PCI Biotech, a company with the strategy to commercialize a patented photochemical drug delivery technology for use in therapeutic treatment, represented by Dr. Per Walday, CEO.
The Swedish Star, Nanologica, is a world leading Swedish biotech company developing and commercializing porous silica for application in drug delivery and purification, represented by Mr. Andreas Bhagwani, CEO.
The Danish Star is Expres2ion Biotechnologies, a start-up company that, in less than 3 years, has established itself as world leading within protein production in stably transfected Drosophila Schneider-2 cells. Presented by Sancha Salgueiro, VP Business Development. Presented at the international business meeting Nordic Life Science Days.
Nordic Stars - a tribute to the innovative force the Nordic region is famous for. The four hosts of the international business meeting Nordic Life Science Days present five corporate organizations highlighted as shining examples in the life science industry. These Nordic Stars 2013 are: Expres2ion Biotechnologies(Dk), Oncos Therapeutics(Fi), Mentis Cura (Is), PCI Biotech (N) and Nanologica (S)
Mr. Shi Xianci, Deputy Director General, China Medical City (CMC), Taizhou Medical High-Tech Industrial Development Zone, and Dr. Jonas Ekstrand, CEO, SwedenBIO signed the MoU under supervision of Mr. Zhang Lei, Chairman of Standing Committee of Taizhou City People Congress, Peter Bramberg, Business Sweden and representatives from CMC and SwedenBIO at Nordic Life Sicence Days, Oct 14, 2013.
We in the Nordic countries are successful in life science and use Nordic Life Science Days as an excellent opportunity to highlight examples of best practice. Nanologica is a great example of a company that has brought the promising nano technology into action, says Dr Ekstrand, CEO, SwedenBIO, and Mentis Cura is a good representative of Icelandic life science.
In conjunction with the Indonesian state visit to Sweden, a MoU was signed by (from left) Lars Adlersson, Vice Chairman of SwedenBIO; Johannes Setijono, Chairman of GP Farmasi Indonesia, and Niclas Adler Chairman of Indonesian International Institute for Life Sciences (i3L). Top: Ewa Polano, the Swedish Ambassador to Indonesia and Erik Milfors, Market Unit Manager, Indonesia, Business Sweden.
”Life Science" by SwedenBIO will be distributed at the upcoming Life Science Investment Day Scandinavia on March 27, Scandinavia's largest international business meeting for life science. Life Science highlights from start to finish various stages from basic research to final treatment methods and how many players it takes to complete a process that can take a decade or more.