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04.12.2014

Barcelona, 3 December 2014. This afternoon, under the framework of the session on new trends in technology transfer, this year’s BioEmprenedorXXI awards were presented, recognizing the projects in the life sciences arena with the most potential for growth. usMIMA was the winning company, with Subtilis and Tractivus selected as first and second runners-up, respectively.

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28.11.2014

Barcelona, 24 November 2014. The second edition of Design Health Barcelona (d·HEALTH Barcelona) kicked off in September. This is the first postgraduate program in biodesign in our country, promoted by Biocat with the aim of fostering healthcare innovation, entrepreneurialism and professional development in the biomedical arena.

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10.09.2014

Barcelona, 10 September 2014.- Barcelona has become the world biodesign capital, hosting the first edition of the European Biomedical Investor Day, an event created to facilitate market access for innovative medical technology. The event, organized by Biocat...

16.06.2014

Barcelona, 16 June 2014.- A total of 22 companies and 4 institutions make up the Catalan delegation to BIO San Diego 2014, the most important biotechnology convention in the world, which has been held for the past 20 years. This year’s edition will be in San Diego (California), from 23 to 26 June, with the slogan Connect, Partner, Innovate.

California is home to one of the three main life sciences clusters in the United States and 28% of the country’s biotechnology pipeline. Activity in this sector is...

30.05.2014

Barcelona, May 30th 2014 -. The twelve students of the first class of Design Health Barcelona (d·HEALTH Barcelona), the program to promote healthcare innovation developed by Biocat, graduated yesterday at a ceremony held at the Parc Científic de Barcelona.

Montserrat Vendrell, CEO of...

24.03.2014

Barcelona, March 24th 2014 -. Among the 1,200 unmet clinical needs Design Health Barcelona (d·HEALTH Barcelona) Fellows have identified, more than 450 offer clear business opportunities (about 150 for each hospital partner).

One of the greatest contributions of the program is that the analysis of the needs provides new products and business projects but also it improves the quality of medical care in hospitals, increases the...