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Biocat supports the entrepreneurial and research community with training and acceleration programs, and accompanies them in the transfer process and search for funding. It also helps corporates identify business opportunities, partnerships and collaboration deals. Plus, Biocat coordinates various countrywide initiatives to streamline the path for innovation to the healthcare system and encourage development of advanced therapies in Catalonia.

Next steps for your project

We accompany you in every phase of your project

Have an entrepreneurial project underway? An innovative idea you’ve been dreaming of? Want to grow your startup and take it global? Want to sell your solution to the healthcare system? No matter which stage your project is in, we can help you move it forward.

Access to the Catalan Health System

Biocat speeds up the access of healthtech innovations to the Catalan Health System.

The Advanced Therapies Network of Catalonia

We coordinate the network of companies and entities working on advanced and emerging therapies in the BioRegion.

Get training to innovate or become an entrepreneur

Innovation can be taught. It isn’t an innate quality; it’s a skill that can be developed. Biocat shows you how.

Accelerate or fund your project

We provide support to shorten the time to market and find the right funding for each phase.

Internationalize your startup

In a global sector, internationalization is a strategic move for any startup

Find business opportunities

We work with corporates to build partnerships, licensing deals and co-development opportunities for startups in the BioRegion.

Acceleration programs

Learn to innovate or accelerate your innovative project

These programs will help you develop your innovative talent and bring your project to market.

Programes d'acceleració
+ Programs

d·HEALTH Barcelona Part Time

A program to learn how to innovate and develop a business model from unmet clinical needs.

Aimed at students, researchers and professionals who want to learn how to innovate in healthcare.


CRAASH Barcelona

A three-month program to validate and bring to market innovations in medical devices, diagnostics, and digital health.
Open registration

For Catalan research bodies and startups that have projects with potential.


Patient Innovation Bootcamp

Program to accelerate healthcare solutions designed by patients and their caregivers.
Open registration

For patients, informal caregivers and collaborators.

Success stories

The d·HEALTH Barcelona and CRAASH Barcelona programs have helped over 300 professionals create and accelerate their projects.

All stories
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