Contact Person
David Munis Zepernick

Head of Business Development 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 Mar

Different Danish and Swedish corona-strategies challenge Oresund commuters

As pointed out in the recently published article in Oresund News (in Danish and Swedish), the very different strategies adopted by Swedish and Danish authorities cause substantial confusion and unclarity making it difficult for individual commuters to figure out how

12 Mar

Medicon Valley Alliance COVID-19 (the coronavirus) announcement

In the current environment, the health and safety of our members, partners and employees is our number one priority. In order to eliminate any risk of MVA hosted events or MVA employees becoming a source of risk for members and

09 Mar

Malmö University intensifies it´s Medicon Valley Alliance engagement

Due to it´s ambition to play a stronger regional role and the excellent match between Malmö University focus areas such as drug delivery, diabetes, reproduction and e-health and ongoing and future Medicon Valley Alliance facilitated projects and initiatives, Malmö University,

05 Mar

Collaboration across borders – new editorial in “Life Science Sweden” by MVA CEO, Petter Hartman & Senior Strategy & Project Manager, Sarah Lidé

As Scandinavia’s leading life science region with (The region employs 58% of those working in life science in Denmark and Sweden combined), Medicon Valley,  has an important part to play in both Danish and Swedish life science strategies. There are

04 Mar

Special life science publication distributed with Danish daily JP (Jyllands-Posten)

In additon to a little contribution from MVA, the special life science edition distributed with Danish daily JP (Jyllands-Posten) includes articles worth reading from among others Head of Life Science, Kasper Lindgaard, The Danish Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry (Lif),

03 Mar

MVA-member, 2CureX, plans to bring its first product, Inditreat, to the market

MVA-member company, 2CureX, raises ambitions for launch according to CEO and founder, Ole Thastrup.  Their first product, Inditreat, helps  help cancer doctors choose the optimal medical treatments for  bowel cancer patients, and later, other types of cancer patients. Read full

26 Feb

Nordic Life Science Magazine article about the State of Medicon Valley analysis

Did you just receive the latest edition of “Nordic Life Science”? If so, don´t miss the article page 14-15 about the State of Medicon Valley analysis. An earlier online edition is published here, where you can also download the full

17 Feb

Merck 2020 European Advance Biotech Grant Program – Win €240.000 to Accelerate your Molecule to Clinic faster

Apply for the Merck 2020 European Advance Biotech Grant Program and win €240.000 to accelerate your molecule to clinic faster.  Your promising molecule requires resources and support to realize it’s potential. MVA-member, Merck, is accepting applications till March 1st, 2020

17 Feb

Nordic Life Science Days 2020 – Combine Early Bird registration with 20 % MVA-member discount

Once again, Nordic Life Science Days will be held in Medicon Valley, and more specifically Malmömässan, Mässgatan 6, 215 32 Malmö, Sweden. NLSDays are the fastest growing life science event in the Nordic region, attracting a highly relevant audience. There