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Below you will find the latest news from MVA. You can also sign up to our newsletter MVA Update.

MVA Update is an electronic newsletter providing you with news about MVA and an overview of our events and other relevant events in Medicon Valley. You can also check out our calendar for more information about life science events in the region.

If you have any questions regarding our news section or media inquiries then please contact David Munis Zepernick, Head of Press on +45 2498 1668.

21 Jan

MVA-member, Daiichi Sankyo, plans to grow from 3 to +20 employees in their COBIS-based Nordic Headquarter

At Medicon Valley Alliance we had the pleasure of welcoming Japanese, Daiichi Sankyo, as a new MVA-member in 2018 and shortly after, Daiichi Sankyo officially opened their new Nordic Headquarter. But a lot has happened since the humble beginning when

21 Jan

Lund-based, Follicum, and COBIS-based, Orphazymes, highlighted on the Labiotech-list “20 European Biotech Companies to Follow in 2020”

Leading European Biotech online media, Labiotech.eu, includes two Medicon Valley based companies in their recently published top-20 list “20 European Biotech Companies to Follow in 2020“ MVA-member, Lund-based Follicum, which was founded in 2011, develops peptide drugs intended to treat

06 Jan

News about the DiaUnion project made the headlines in DA & SE media

The exiting news about EU’s Interreg grant for the type 1 diabetes project, DiaUnion, made the headlines in several Danish and Swedish media including but not limited to TV2 Lorry, Aftenbladet and News Øresund. The project will fund both closer

17 Dec

“Well Begun Is Half Done – but Only Half Done!” Editorial by Medicon Valley Alliance, chairman, Søren Bregenholt, in life science publication in the Danish financial daily, Børsen

In the designated life science section of today´s financial daily, Børsen, MVA chairman, Søren Bregenholt was given the opportunity to give his view on the state of life science collaboration in the Medicon Valley region and between Sweden and Denmark

17 Dec

Denmark and Sweden join forces against diabetes

Sweden and Denmark are among the countries in the world with the highest type-1 diabetes prevalence. Both countries have a long tradition of excellent research and treatment, and with the new joint diabetes project DiaUnion, supported by the EU’s Interreg

12 Dec

New interview from Refresh Copenhagen with speakers venture capital partner Nanna Lüneborg, Novo Seeds, and biotech entrepreneur Mai-Britt Zocca, IO Biotech

  Following the “Refresh #18” in Copenhagen 22nd of October, organized by the European online biotech media Labiotech.eu and co-hosted by Medicon Valley Alliance and our member company, BioInnovation Institute, the two prominent speakers venture capital partner Nanna Lüneborg, Novo

04 Dec

MVA Oncology Network co-founder, prof. Nils Brünner, appointed as member of Lund University’s Faculty of Medicine Board

Co-founder of Medicon Valley Alliance Oncology Network, prof. Nils Brünner, who is also known as a serial entrepreneur within oncology and CEO of the company Scandion Oncology, has just been appointed member of Lund University’s Faculty of Medicine Board, the

28 Nov

Ballerup is open for life science business

In a press release MVA-member, Municipality of Ballerup has just announced that Danish Retirement Company “Pension Danmark” will be their new partner in developing the new residential- and business park with focus on life science businesses, incubation and acceleration. In

25 Nov

Stronger together – opinion piece by MVA CEO, Petter Hartman and Senior Manager, Sarah Lidé in Pharma Industry

“Stronger together – harnessing the power of collaboration across borders” is the full title of the opinion piece recently published online in the Swedish pharma business journal, Pharma Industry. The piece, which emphasizes and highlights the potential for strengthening  cross