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…

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…

BIOLAN has received the visit of Pedro Sánchez and Diana Morant at its facilities in Zamudio

On 21 November, BIOLAN received a visit from the President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez and the Minister of Science and Innovation, Diana Morant, together with the Government Delegate in the Basque Country, Denis Itxaso, at the Basque company’s facilities in Zamudio, in the Bizkaia Technology Park. The visit provided an opportunity to show them…

Biolan launches the “BIO 3000” model, a new generation of digital analysis devices for state-of-the-art food monitoring

The new BIO 3000 biosensor combines digitalisation with BIOLAN’s robust and certified analytical technology. It represents a significant contribution of the Basque company to the digital transformation of the food industry. After more than 10 years of offering the food industry worldwide precise and competitive solutions to guarantee the control and safety of food products,…