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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.

13 May

The Danish Trial Nation initiative is on the offensive!!

As one of the top priorities of the national Danish National life Science strategy, the initiaive, Trial Nation, which offers a single, national entry point for global companies, patient organisations and clinical researchers wishing to conduct clinical trials in Denmark,

13 May

MVA member 2cureX invites to an investor meeting in Stockholm on May 15th, 2019

2cureX AB  invites shareholders and the public to attend an investor meeting in Stockholm. The company will present the ongoing operations, the way forward for 2cureX and the offer for the company’s ongoing rights issue. The investor meeting is held

26 Apr

Søren Bregenholt and Ulf G. Andersson re-elected as chairman and vice chairman of the Medicon Valley Alliance Board of Directors

At yesterday´s ordinary general meeting, MVA CEO Petter Hartman,  highlighted some of the key challenges and succes stories from 2018, including the fact that the MVA-family had the pleasure of welcoming 48 new members and saw a 20% increase in

16 Apr

This week´s must-read ReproUnion opinion piece “The children we don’t have – Denmark’s reproductive sustainability is under pressure”

The Danish daily, Politiken, recently published an opinion piece by Søren Ziebe, professor, head of the fertility clinic at Rigshospitalet and part of the ReproUnion collaboration, and Ole Sohn, chairman of the board at Cryos ” titled “The children we

09 Apr

“Danish life science is heading for a new golden age”

“Danish life science is heading for a new golden age”! This is one of the statements put forward in today´s article in Danish daily, Berlingske, highlighting MVA-member, Bioinnovation Institute, and their role as incubator for promising life science companies. A

25 Mar

Don´t miss the recently published “Greater Copenhagen Life Science Yearbook 2019”

The annual “Greater Copenhagen Life Science Yearbook” is now awailable online. Apart from the editorial “JOIN FORCES – We are strongest together” by MVA chairman of the Board and Chief Business Officer of IO Biotech, Søren Bregenholt (a must read,

19 Mar

Venture funds see golden opportunities in Oresund’s life science hub

MVA-members and life science decision-makers should all read the recently published and translated article “Venture funds see golden opportunities in Oresunds’s life science hub“(Medwatch subscription needed). A number of prominent experts are interviewed about the potential for venture capital in

11 Mar

Copenhagen Post business column by MVA chairman, Søren Bregenholt “The Valley of Life: Britain is still key!”

The chairman of Medicon Valley Alliance, Søren Bregenholt´s quarterly business column in Copenhagen Post “The Valley of Life: Britain is still key!” has just been published. Read the relatively optimistic analysis of the brexit situation and it´s likely consequences for

04 Mar

More cross-border collaboration needed around Øresund

In an interview with, Medicon Valley Alliance CEO, Petter Hartman, is commenting on the new proposals for strengthening life science in Region Skåne. The region needs to be even better at attracting clinical trials, but what else is needed?