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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.

27 Feb

Special MVA-edition of Affärstidningen Näringsliv “Time to Unite – A Greater Medicon Valley”

As a regional Danish-Swedish life science cluster organization, Medicon Valley Alliance, is pleased to introduce you to the recently published special Medicon Valley-edition of Affärstidningen Näringsliv titled “Time to Unite – A Greater Medicon Valley” Enjoy the reading and get

23 Feb

Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Frank Jensen, calls for Swedish support for Copenhagen´s EMA-candidacy

Financially and politically, Denmark supported Sweden´s candidacy for The European Spallation Source (ESS) currently under construction in Lund. Consequently, Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Frank Jensen, now calls for Sweden´s support of Copenhagen´s EMA-candidacy in the “western part” of Greater Copenhagen/Medicon

11 Feb

Nordic Biotech & Pharma newsletter – now in English

In an attempt to reach out to the international financial analysts and investment funds in Europe and the United States as well, the bi-weekly newsletter, Nordic Biotech & Pharma, read by the decision makers in the regional Life Science industry, has

07 Feb

EMA could relocate to Medicon Valley

The Danish Government has officially announced that Copenhagen is a candidate for The European Medicines Agency (EMA), which is expected to relocate from London following the British decision last summer to leave the European Union. Several other EU-countries, including Sweden,

30 Jan

Medicon Valley Alliance member Novo Nordisk is to invest £115m in a new science research centre in Oxford

Eventually, Oxford’s history of “excellence” proved more important than Brexit. Consequently, Novo Nordisk is to invest £115m over 10 years in a new science research centre in Oxford. The research centre, which will work on new ways of treating type 2 diabetes,

18 Jan

Maersk Tower inaugurated today

Maersk Tower, the new home of Medicon Valley Alliance member, University of Copenhagen´s Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, was inaugurated today. The building will among other things be the center of the University of Copenhagens research and education activities within the

02 Jan

The Valley of Life: Gold, frankincense and myrrh

Did you miss the Medicon Valley Alliance chairman, Søren Bregenholt´s last Copenhagen Post column in 2016 published on Christmas eve?. Don´t worry, it´s still online here!

10 Dec

Two ReproUnion news pieces in the SVT news

  ReproUnion, the cross border collaboration between Sweden and Denmark within the area of reproductive medicine in the Oresund Region funded by EU Interreg V, figures prominently in the Swedish media this week. Curious, see more below! The Danish-Swedish fertility collaboration

10 Dec

Border control is a barrier to the recruitment of Swedish labor

The need to make costly special arrangements for the Swedish workforce in Denmark, as in the case of Medicon Valley Alliance member company Ferring, is incompatible with the idea of Greater Copenhagen in general and Medicon Valley in particular, according