New VIVEbiotech headquarters in Gipuzkoa Science and Technology Park

On Friday, 4 June, the new headquarters of Gipuzkoa-based company VIVEbiotech, member of the Basque Health Cluster, were officially opened. The event was led by the President of the Basque Country, Iñigo Urkullu, and was attended by Markel Olano, member of parliament for Guipuzcoa; Eneko Goia, Mayor of San Sebastián; and Denis Itxaso, national government’s…

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Cardiva expands business by becoming shareholder of biopharmaceutical company Histocell

Cardiva has decided to buy shares in one of the most important regenerative medicine and cell therapy companies in Spain, to continue strengthening its business and expansion   Cardiva is strengthening its position as one of the leading companies in the field of medical device manufacturing and distribution, thanks to its recently acquired shares in Histocell,…

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Webinar on “Business promotion networks and clusters: keys for entrepreneurship”

The Basque Health Cluster will take part in a webinar focussing on promoting entrepreneurship and innovation organised by the Spanish Platform for Innovation in Healthcare Technology. The Cluster will share a round-table with representatives from business promotion agencies and clusters to analyse and discuss figures for healthcare technology entrepreneurship and innovation in their respective territories.…

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Agile System, the comprehensive logistics solution from Bilbao-based company, Cardiva, is recognised for its technological originality

Agile System, the comprehensive logistics solution for hospitals from Bilbao-based company, Cardiva, has reached the final in the Technological Originality category of the Mediforum Group’s 5th SaluDigital Awards. This recognition is an endorsement of the radio frequency identification technology developed by the company, which allows medical centres to keep track of inventory in real time…

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May 6: 6th Health Industry Meeting for New Aquitaine/Basque Country/Navarre

This year, the 6th Bio-health industry meeting for New -Aquitaine / Basque Country / Navarre will be held virtually in Bordeaux as a satellite event of the Meet2Win convention.   Full information HERE We will be joined at the opening by Alain Rousset, President of New Aquitaine; Arantxa Tapia, Minister for Economic Development, Sustainability and the…

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Next Generation: Practical session on business and financing opportunities

Session reserved for members of the Basque Health Cluster. On Thursday, April 29 at 10:00 am, the Basque Health Cluster is organising a practical session (video-conference) on Next Generation funds, which will be hosted by Manuel Varela Rey, managing partner of Knowsulting. In the session, Manuel will explain the specific funding opportunities (and possible sales)…

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The Basque Health Cluster announces the first José Miguel Azkoitia Award

The Basque Health Cluster creates the José Miguel Azkoitia Award, in tribute to one of the actors who dedicated the utmost commitment and effort to activating the Bio-Health sector in the Basque Country.   The purpose of the award Its aim is to distinguish outstanding individuals or entities who work to promote the Biosciences and…

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The 2nd Garaia Open Innovation is here!

The 2nd Garaia Open Innovation is an initiative undertaken by the Garaia Technology Park in Mondragón, in collaboration with ISEA S.COOP.   Garaia Open Innovation is an open innovation experience aimed at promoting the creation of new business opportunities, diversification and the competitive improvement of Basque companies through collaborative innovation.   Garaia Open Innovation aims…

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Leading edge pharma technology in “made in Euskadi” cosmetics

The brand Sibari Republics was created in Vitoria by the company i+Med. Two years on, they have brought out 5 face care products based on use of hyaluronic acid, with which i+Med is very familiar. The company i+Med specialises in nano-hydrogels for biomedical use. They are experts in the controlled release of active substances; they work with…

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BIOLAN launches its rapid antibody detection test for COVID-19 with a guaranteed industrial production capacity

The member of the Basque Health Cluster located in Zamudio has made a significant investment in the equipment necessary to scale up this newly developed product. Since January, BIOLAN has had a new developed and validated product with excellent sensitivity (96%) and specificity (93%) results and meeting all the necessary requirements for going to market,…

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