The scientist Elena García Armada wins the Ada Byron “Female Technologist” Award at the University of Deusto

Elena García Armada has achieved pioneering international results in the development of paediatric walking assistance exoskeletons. The winner of the Ada Byron Youth Prize was Jordina Torrents Barrena, who holds a PhD in the field of artificial intelligence, deep learning and medical imaging, as well as a degree in computer engineering. The jury evaluated 137…

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On the occasion of the World Alzheimer’s Day accexible has opened their mental health check tool to the public

One out of three cases of Alzheimer’s could be prevented, Accexible allows the early detection of Alzheimer’s through speech A 60-second test detects cognitive impairment with a sensitivity of 91%   On the occasion of World Alzheimer’s Day, on September 21st , the startup accexible has launched the campaign “Check your mental health!” for the…

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The Department of Health of the Basque Government, new honorary member of the Basque Health Cluster

  The Minister of Health holds a working meeting with the Basque Health Cluster The Basque Government Minister of Health, Gotzone Sagardui, held a meeting this morning with the President of the Basque Health Cluster, Mikel Álvarez, at the Regional Health Delegation of Bizkaia, in Bilbao. At the meeting they reaffirmed their commitment to continue…

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New COVID-19 analysis service opens in the Bizkaia Science and Technology Park

Obtaining the COVID-19 passport is closer and easier than ever, within reach of companies, organisations and individuals. A new extraction point to offer COVID-19 analytical services has opened its doors on Monday 19th July in Building 101 of the Bizkaia Science and Technology Park, thanks to DNA Data and BIOLAN Health. A wide range of…

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For 6 years in a row BTI leads the ranking in Spanish biotech scientific production

Biotechnology Institute (BTI) from Vitoria, with 28 publications in 2020, has been highlighted as the company with the most scientific publications in Spain in the AseBio report, a position it has held for the last 6 years. After BTI, we find PharmaMar and Janssen, in second and third place respectively. In addition, Eduardo Anitua, founder,…

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The biomedical company DNA Data joins the BIOLAN Group allowing an ambitious expansion of the portfolio of products and services within the business group

This operation between both companies strengthens its technological offer and its positioning in the health and food market. The first action derived will be the opening, next July 19th, of a COVID-19 analysis service in Zamudio, in the Science and Technology Park of Bizkaia.   This week has been signed the entry of the Zamudio…

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Grupo ALCOR officially opens new facilities

On 7 June, Basque Health Cluster’s members Mizar, FM control y eMedica, opened their new facilities in Jundiz Business Park, in Álava. Gotzone Sagardui, Regional Health Councillor, and Estíbaliz Hernáez, Regional Deputy Councillor of Technology, Innovation and Digital Transformation attended the event. With a surface area of over 3,500 m2, the new plant will increase…

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