BDebate Industrial Biotech

During this congress co-organized with UAB University, international experts will discuss about the critical issues related to the development of industrial biotechnology for the production of chemicals and energy.

BCEC 2016

On October 13 and 14, 2016, researchers from around the world met at B·Debate to discuss about the cancer's genetic and epigenetic regulation mechanisms during the forth edition of the BCEC.

Philanthropy in science

Patronage is being consolidated as an alternative option of funding in Catalonia and Spain but there are some hurdles to overcome such as the lack of a tax law regarding patronage, the lack of a culture of science and of donating, and the still poor communication from the scientific arena.

Jobs Listing

The sector’s top place for job offers in Catalonia. The system incorporates RSS technology to get the latest updates.

BioRegion Directory

More than 700 companies and a wide network of research centers and science parks, universities, hospitals and support agencies are the cluster of life sciences in Catalonia.


Catalan biotechnology firm Mosaic Biomedicals, a spin-off of the Vall d’Hebron Institute of Oncology founded by Dr. Joan Seoane, Dr. Judit Anido and Dr. Josep Baselga, has announced its upcoming merger with Canadian...
Aromics, a biotechnology firm led by Carme Plasencia and based in the Barcelona Science Park, has launched a crowd-funding campaign to raise €300,000 on the Capital Cell platform, geared towards private investors. The...
The trend to bring new medications to market so they reach patients as quickly as possible, ‘market access’ in the jargon of the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors, involves “quick innovation and sharing risks”,...

Upcoming events


Barcelona Science Park · Cluster Building · C/ Baldiri Reixac, 4 · Barcelona

30.01.2017 to 02.02.2017

Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre · Sheikh Zayed Road, Trade Centre 2 · Dubai

Millors notícies 2016

We will soon be ringing in the new year. We are about to leave 2016 behind and the BioRegion of Catalonia can be proud of what we see when looking back over the year. This year alone, companies in the healthcare and life sciences sector have raised nearly €94 millions, about 60% more than in 2015, which finished with €57 million. Let's look back over the successes of the year, focusing on the four "i"s: investment, innovation, investigation and internationalization.