Health companies in the Basque Country consider the creation of a ‘Notified Body’ in the Basque Country to be urgent in order to speed up the arrival of new medical devices on the market

Many European SMEs in the health sector will not be able to certify their equipment in time and will be immediately banned from marketing their products. As a result, they will face serious survival difficulties as their source of income will disappear. The Basque Health Cluster is calling the public’s attention to the fact that,…

GAIKER supports innovative companies in the pharmaceutical and dermocosmetic sectors in their R&D projects

After more than 35 years carrying out studies on the efficacy and safety of products using in vitro systems and models, the GAIKER technology centre is now a benchmark in this field for the pharmaceutical and dermocosmetic industry. Zamudio, 11 January 2022. The strategic commitment of GAIKER, a member of the Basque Research & Technology…

Identification of opportunities for the integration of the Bio-health and Environment sectors: New value chains for essential products in the framework of a circular economy and post Covid-19

The present project, “Identification of opportunities for the integration of the Bio-health and Environment sectors: New value chains for essential products in the framework of a circular economy and post Covid-19”, co-financed by the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa and carried out in collaboration between the Basque Health Cluster and Aclima – Basque Environment Cluster-, was…

SPRI Group receives the José Miguel Azkoitia Award from the Basque Health Cluster for its commitment and contribution to the consolidation of the bioscience sector in the Basque Country

The award ceremony took place this afternoon as part of the Basque Health Cluster Eguna, which was attended by the Basque Minister for Economic Development, Sustainability and the Environment, Arantxa Tapia, and the Basque Minister for Health, Gotzone Sagardui. This the first time that the Basque Biosciences and Health Cluster has held this day, which…

The Basque Health Cluster Eguna will be attended by the Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu and the Regional Ministers Tapia and Sagardui

We will have the Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu, who will close the event with a few words. With the attendance of the Basque Government’s Minister for Economic Development, Sustainability and the Environment, Arantxa Tapia, and the Minister for Health, Gotzone Sagardui, who will be the protagonists of a dialogue on Industry-Health. For the first time, the…

Highligths of Tecnalia’s bio-health projects for 2021

Tecnalia closes the year with a review of its projects. These include the international TRACEBOT project, which will develop a system for robotic manipulation, the KIRUHAP initiative to improve surgical technologies and the strategic Hazitek exOsasun. TRACEBOT project: Tecnalia has joined forces with 5 other European entities to develop a robotised handling system. This project,…

Women Referents of Innovative Entrepreneurship in Spain

On 19 November, the International Day of Women Entrepreneurs, the Spanish government has published the guide “Mujeres Referentes del emprendimiento Innovador en España” (Referent Women of Innovative Entrepreneurship in Spain) in which 276 women entrepreneurs from all corners of Spain are featured. This first edition of the guide aims to give visibility to some of…