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Montserrat Vendrell (Alta Life Sciences): "Covid-19 is opening a lot of doors for business and investment opportunities in the healthcare sector”

Montserrat Vendrell, partner in the Alta Life Sciences investment fund, explains how investors are experiencing the Covid-19 pandemic and highlights one of the few positives that may come out of this crisis: new opportunities in the healthcare sector.

Lluís Pareras (Invivo Ventures): “Stopping now would be a mistake”

Lluís Pareras, founding partner of the new fund Invivo Ventures, is optimistic about the future of the life sciences sector and warns that companies need to keep working at a good pace these months so they don’t lose inertia.

01.04.2020

Healthcare projects at IRB Barcelona, CRG, IBEC and UAB awarded prestigious grants from the European Research Council

19 projects to fight Covid-19

The Catalan Ministry of Health has earmarked €4 million to fund 19 research projects at IRISCAT centers, through a joint call with AQuAS and Biocat. We’ll tell you what the chosen researchers are working on.

27.03.2020

Barcelona, 27 March 2020.- Barcelona will once again host BIO-Europe Spring (BES), the European partnering congress that specializes in biotechnology and the pharmaceutical industry, which will take place in the city from March 22 to 24, 2021.

The event is organized by EBD Group, which has chosen Barcelona again to host the fair after ...

26.03.2020

The main event for the European biopharmaceutical sector is coming back to the city after its success here in 2010, 2013 and 2017

More than 120 clinical trials underway to find Covid-19 vaccine

Information and data on Covid-19 are always changing (countries affected, spread, number of people hospitalized, in critical condition and the mortality rate, etc.) and, fortunately, so is the number of scientific advances and medical solutions to tackle this new coronavirus. Let’s have a look at them.

Calls open to fund research on Covid-19

Governments and other public and private bodies have opened emergency calls to fund projects working to help tackle the pandemic. Here is a summary of the most noteworthy.

 

24.03.2020

Four initiatives of VHIO, UPF, IDIBELL and IGTP will receive personalized guidance and up to €300,000 in funding

17 Catalan coronavirus research initiatives

Researchers around the world are working against the clock to find vaccines, therapies and other tools to help manage the international healthcare crisis caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. At Biocat, we’ve identified some of the initiatives underway in the BioRegion of Catalonia.