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Who will be the next laureate of the Innovation Prize 2017?

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Jul 2017

Who will be the next laureate of the Innovation Prize 2017?

Download press release Finalistes BIOTECH Miguel Prudencio New vaccine against malaria ROPLAVAC has developed an innovative immunization strategy against human malaria, employing a genetically modified rodent malaria parasite as a safe, efficient and versatile vaccination platform. Alex Zwyer Mazindol – A Game Changer for the Treatment of ADHD & Narcolepsy NLS is repurposing and reformulating the wake-promoting agent Mazindol, previously indicated for short term obesity,…

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Innovation Prize 2015: Become our next success story!

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Feb 2015

Innovation Prize 2015: Become our next success story!

The following candidates had their projects introduced during the Innovation Prize. Discover how far they’ve developped since then. Participate in the Innovation Prize 2015 and boost your project’s chances! Open to young start-ups (less than 8 years of existence) and academic lab developing solutions for the healthcare industry, the Universal Biotech Innovation Prize aims to acknowledge on an international scale, the most innovative early stage…

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Innovation Prize 2015 : Discover the official trailer

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Feb 2015

Innovation Prize 2015 : Discover the official trailer

Why participate in the Innovation Prize? – A prize up to €60 000 including cash and consulting services – Increase your visibility within the healthcare industry – Get the feedback from a jury of experts of the pharmaceutical and biotechnological sectors – Participate in the 6th edition of the Innovation Days (more information here) – Improve your business plan *: young start-ups with less than…

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The call for proposal of the Innovation Prize opens now!

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Feb 2015

The call for proposal of the Innovation Prize opens now!

Are you a young start-up (<8 years) or an academic researcher who wants more visibility and professional feedback on your running project?Are you implemented in the development of an innovative drug, medical device, application, or technology that serves the needs for diagnostics, therapeutics or E-Health within Life Sciences? Are you ready to share your passion for innovation ?Yes, you can be the laureate of the 7th edition of Innovation Prize!Interested? We'll tell you how to apply! Our "Open Innovation Management" platform* is now open and ready to be used. Take a look and subscribe now easily to submit your project. (* use of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome recommended) Through several steps, your project will be evaluated by the Jury on the following criteria: The scientific quality of the innovationIntellectual property strategyThe quality of human resourcesThe project feasibilityThe chances of success on the market The Innovation Prize ceremony will take place on the 5th of October during the Innovation Days. Questions or remarks?Email or call us and follow us on Linkedin, Twitter and our website to stay up-to-date!Innovation Prize 2015 Team:Dieter Deryckere: +33 (0) 1 41 12 27 92dieter.deryckere@universalmedica.comJeremy Berthuin: +33 (0) 1 41 12 27 87jeremy.berthuin@universalmedica.com


Innovation Prize 2014 Finalist iTeos concludes a deal with Pfizer

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Dec 2014

Innovation Prize 2014 Finalist iTeos concludes a deal with Pfizer

We are proud to announce that one of the 5 finalists of the Innovation Prize 2014 has concluded a deal of $ 25 million with the pharmaceutical company, Pfizer. This Belgian society, iTeos Therapeutics lead by Michel Detheux, develops Indoleamine 2,3 Dioxygenase(IDO1) and Tryptophan – 2,3-Dioxygenase (TDO2) drug candidates. This news highlights the quality of the projects submitted during the Innovation Prize and recognizes the…

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