Contact Person
David Munis Zepernick

Head of Communication and Public Affairs

Phone: (M) +45 2498 1668


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.

16 Jan

MVA-member Mind the Byte acquires Barcelona-based Intelligent Pharma

  Bioinformatics firm Mind the Byte, a pioneer in the development of technologies based on artificial intelligence, cloud and big data for computational drug design, has acquired 100% of Intelligent Pharma, one of the leaders in Spain in chemoinformatics services

16 Jan

Open life science jobs in Medicon Valley

Did you know that universities, hospitals and companies in our region are currently looking for everything from student assistants to cardiology professors? There might also be a job opening relevant to YOU! See open life science jobs in a region

08 Jan

“Stockholm and Copenhagen – let bygones be bygones!” New business opinion in Copenhagen Post from MVA Chairman of the Board, Søren Bregenholt

Our chairman of the MVA Board of Directors, Søren Bregenholt, urges the national decision-makers in Stockholm and Copenhagen to put their differences and last year´s negative “EMA-history” aside and instead focus on the mutual interest in strengthening regional life science

03 Jan

MVA member Genmab ranked among Europe’s Brightest Stars: The 9 Best Biotech Companies of 2017

“Since its foundation in 1999, the Copenhagen-based company has been developing antibody-based therapies to treat cancer. Now, it is Europe’s perhaps most fiercely independent biotech, though word on the street is that J&J is considering a buyout after the success of

20 Dec

A Christmas present for Nordic life science! VC fund, Hadean Ventures, is ready to inject €100M into particularly Nordic Biotech

After closing its first fund, Hadean Ventures, the new €100M VC fund based in Oslo, is ready to inject €100M into Nordic Biotech, according to a story published in Europe´s leading online biotech media, German-based “The Nordic region has

20 Dec

Get your free online copy of the recently published new edition of “Nordic Life Science insight”

The Nordic Life Science insight 2017 introducing you to the technological innovations and innovators that have helped shape the Nordic region, obviously including Medicon Valley, as a global leader in life science has just been published. Among several interesting articles,

14 Dec

Municipality of Ballerup in top-3 of leading life science municipalities in Greater Copenhagen

It might come as no surprise that Bagsværd, home to Novo Nordisk HQ, is in the lead when it comes to number of life science employees with a total of 8900 (2015 figures). Kalundborg, home to Novo Nordisk´s manufactoring site,

05 Dec

Lund University ranked 46th best place to study life sciences worldwide

Times Higher Education (THE) has released their 2018 global rankings for specific fields of study at the university level, including life sciences. Sitting towards the very top of this list once again is Lund University, whose life science programs were

29 Nov

New Patient Mobility Agreement enables childless couples to get treatment in both Malmö and Copenhagen

Both Swedish and Danish patients with certain types of involuntary infertility can now receive specialized treatment in Malmö and Copenhagen. Region H and Region Skåne has reached an agreement regarding the Patient Mobility Agreement. The agreement enables patients from both