A pipeline of opportunities await you

This geographically tight knit life science cluster, with its advanced infrastructure and easy access makes it ideal for both national and international projects. We have several in the pipeline that are creating considerable international interest, some of which you can read about below.

Projects & Initiatives in Medicon Valley


BrainStem – the Stem Cell Center of Excellence in Neurology - will conduct research in neurodegenerative diseases over a 6 year period - from 2015 until 2020. They aim to establish a Stem Cell Center of Excellence in neurology (BrainStem) across academia and industry starting in Copenhagen. The key objective of BrainStem is to improve therapy and diagnostics of AD, FTD, and PD by development and application of patient-specific iPSC-derived in vitro and in vivo models.

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Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster

Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster (CHC) is a platform for connecting initiatives and delivering new healthtech solutions that address the future health challenges of the Copenhagen region’s growing population.
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Copenhagen Spinouts

Copenhagen Spin-outs is a collaboration between the academic research environment and industry with a focus on innovation and commercialisation of biotech research in the capital region area. In the project we will focus on strengthening the collaboration between universities, research parks and investors to speed up the effort to promote the good ideas from the research institutions and turn them into sustainable biotech companies.

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The Swedish Innovation Programme for Life Science against non-communicable diseases with the focus on accelerating innovation and collaborative processes in Life Science in Sweden from idea to society benefit.

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