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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.

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

02 Feb

It looked as if you enjoyed our 2020 MVA New Year´s Reception at the Swedish Embassy

Thank you very much for attending our 2020 New Year´s Reception last Friday at the Royal Swedish Embassy in Copenhagen. We hope you enjoyed the event, each other´s company and our distinguished keynote speaker, Executive Director, Innovation Centre Denmark, Tel

21 Jan

MVA-member, Daiichi Sankyo, plans to grow from 3 to +20 employees in their COBIS-based Nordic Headquarter

At Medicon Valley Alliance we had the pleasure of welcoming Japanese, Daiichi Sankyo, as a new MVA-member in 2018 and shortly after, Daiichi Sankyo officially opened their new Nordic Headquarter. But a lot has happened since the humble beginning when

21 Jan

Lund-based, Follicum, and COBIS-based, Orphazymes, highlighted on the Labiotech-list “20 European Biotech Companies to Follow in 2020”

Leading European Biotech online media,, includes two Medicon Valley based companies in their recently published top-20 list “20 European Biotech Companies to Follow in 2020“ MVA-member, Lund-based Follicum, which was founded in 2011, develops peptide drugs intended to treat

06 Jan

News about the DiaUnion project made the headlines in DA & SE media

The exiting news about EU’s Interreg grant for the type 1 diabetes project, DiaUnion, made the headlines in several Danish and Swedish media including but not limited to TV2 Lorry, Aftenbladet and News Øresund. The project will fund both closer