Biotech Umeå strengthens and highlights the regions life science companies and entrepreneurship through our business support and events, in collaboration with regional, national and international partners, and industries. A life science cluster for growth in Northern Sweden, and for ideas and businesses with potential to improve the world.
Startups and companies from northern Sweden now have the chance to accompany Medica in Germany, one of the world's largest medical fairs.
The Umeåbased startup company Lipum has been granted 2,2 milion euro from EU for the development of a new drug for patients suffering from chronic inflammatory diseases.
Umeå region’s life science companies and Umeå Biotech Incubator (UBI) have generated great successes during recent years.
This summer 24 students have been accepted as summer entreprenuers and will work as a consultants in companies in need of their competence.
InfiCure Bio’s objective is to stop fibrosis, an illness that causes 40 percent of all deaths in the western world. To help them, they have the unique N-IF mouse.
Uminova Innovation receives 15 million SEK, five million per year over a period of three years, to endorse the innovative power in Northern Sweden’s companies.
Uminova Innovation is one of Sweden’s top ranked business incubators, smack in the middle of one of the most innovative regions in Europe. Since 2003 we have inspired, encouraged and challenged people to develop business ideas, and while at it we have contributed in making Umeå and Västerbotten a hotspot for entrepreneurs, talents and investors in Sweden and the rest of the world.
Biotech Umeå is one of our initiatives.