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.

18 Nov

Stem cell research in Japan

Stem cell research is hot in Japan according to Medicon Valley Alliance’s Ambassador, Peter Takizawa. Read the interview (in Danish) in Tuesday’s edition of Medwatch here (requires subscription). Online here.

18 Nov

Facts on the ground favor investments in biotech/Fakta taler for investeringer i biotek!

Based on among other things an analysis of American venture capital recently published in the publication “Nature Biotechnology”, Vice Chairman of the Board of MVA, Morten Sommer, and CEO of AntibioTx, Rasmus Toft-Kehler, argue that life science is on average

12 Nov

You can attract talent, but what to you do to make them stay?

This was the subject of CEO of Huffington Post, Jimmy Maymanns, presentation at the MVA Annual Meeting 2014 held last Thursday at Hilton Copenhagen. Read the interview published in Danish financial daily, Børsen, today. Børsen subscribers can read the article

25 Oct

Why is Boston the place to be for biotech start-ups and why should we care in Medicon Valley?

Read the article in Danish daily, Berlingske quoting among others MVA-ambassador in Massachusetts, Roger Frechette, who points out that Danish biotech companies need to have a presence on location to build business relationships and that is not easy to do

28 Sep

There is a need to realize the great potential for life science in the Oresund region

There is a need to realize the great potential for life science in the Oresund region. Read about the potential within life science, research, development and Medicon Valley Alliance’s work in the region Medicon Valley in today’s Berlingske (only in

18 Sep

Yesterday we had our first Tour de Medicon Valley

A great day with many interesting presentations. A day where partnerships grew and business cards switched pockets. Read about the day here.

16 Sep

The latest issue of Affärstidningen Näringsliv is now printed

Read the article “Time to Unite” with CEO at MVA, Stig Jørgensen, here.

16 Sep

Lasting growth in the 21st century global economy will come from our competitiveness in global markets

– said Governor Patrick. “Thanks to the investments we are making and the relationships we are building, Massachusetts has become the global leader in the life sciences. We look forward to ongoing growth and a strengthened partnership as we continue

02 Sep

Dr. Roger Frechette appointed new MVA-Ambassador on the East Coast

It is with great pleasure that we can announce, that Dr. Roger Frechette has accepted the position as the new MVA-ambassador on the east coast, where he will replace Torsten Jepsen, who has chosen to return to Denmark.