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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.

21 Nov

Europe’s biggest biotech conference is heading to Copenhagen

Medicon Valley Alliance chairman, Søren Bregenholt, quoted in MedWatch story about Europe’s biggest biotech conference, BIO-Europe, which is heading for the Medicon Valley region in 2018. Read full article here

18 Nov

Prince Joachim inaugurated DTU Biosustain´s new building in Lyngby

Medicon Valley Alliance member, DTU, had a royal visitor Thursday the 17th of November, when His Royal Highness, Prince Joachim, inaugurated the new building in Lyngby. On a more personal note, Prince Joachim, also used the occasion to reveal his personal biology

09 Nov

Interview in Kemivärlden Biotech: Medicon Valley and the US election

What will the result of the US presidential election mean to Medicon Valley and the life science industry in general?That was the tough question asked by Kemivärlden Biotech in today´s interview with Medicon Valley Alliance CEO, Petter Hartman. Read the

07 Nov

“State of Medicon Valley 2016” – new analysis of Life Science in Greater Copenhagen published by Medicon Valley Alliance

The aim of the qualitative and quantitative State of Medicon Valley 2016 analysis is to highlight central trends, challenges and potentials in order provide us with a common point of departure for a discussion of the future of the life

28 Oct

Two DTU researchers receive the 2016 Lundbeck Foundation fellowships

     Associate professorat DTU Nanotech, Nazila Kamaly, and associate professor at DTU Vet, Katharina Lahl, are the two promising young researchers awarded with this year´s Lundbeck Foundation fellowships. Katharina Lahl, will try to clarify the roles that different subgroups of dendritic cells play in virus-induced

20 Oct

Medicon Valley Alliance in Greater Copenhagen Life Science Magazine

Did you miss the article “Medicon Valley – one cluster, two countries, and an enriched network of opportunities”? Fortunately, you can still read it here.

08 Oct

3 Danes on Top 10 of young European Biotech Entrepreneurs

Who are the most inspiring innovators under 30 years in European Biotech this year?According to, one of the leading new European life science online media, no less than three Danes have made the list. Learn more about  who they

21 Sep

20.000 oncologist are coming to town for the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) conference

It will be a new all time high for Medicon Valley, Copenhagen and Bella Center, when 20.000 oncologist arrive for the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) conference from the 7th – 11th of October. Read full article in Danish here

09 Sep

Ferring Pharmaceuticals and North Zealand University Hospital mark first milestone in innovative IBD collaboration

Medicon Valley Alliance member, Ferring, and North Zealand University Hospital (Nordsjællands Hospital) inaugurates a multi-year collaboration aimed at transforming the way in which patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) manage their condition and receive medical care.  Read