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Elemental impurities: The pharmaceutical industry is up against the wall
By: Win-health - 01 August 2016 - Comments Off on Elemental impurities: The pharmaceutical industry is up against the wall

Quality Assistance is ready for the onslaught of requests for the assessment of elemental impurities in substances used in the development and manufacture of [...]

Self-expanding stents to treat the silent killer : aneurysm
By: Win-health - 11 July 2016 - Comments Off on Self-expanding stents to treat the silent killer : aneurysm

The continuous flow in jet-induced fountains inspired Nourredine Frid, CEO at Cardiatis (Isnes), to apply the theory of fluid mechanics to blood vessels. By [...]

All in on cancer immunotherapy
By: Win-health - 29 June 2016 - Comments Off on All in on cancer immunotherapy

Founded in 2011, iTeos began its activities at the end of 2012. The company is active in the field of cancer immunotherapy and focuses [...]

Biomanufacturing: Walloon player Novasep offers now all the CDMO services!
By: Win-health - 26 May 2016 - Comments Off on Biomanufacturing: Walloon player Novasep offers now all the CDMO services!

In 2016 and beyond, biomanufacturing will be high among the BioWin pole priorities. A sector in which Wallonia has no shortage of qualified players [...]

Biobanking: a vital asset for Belgium scientific excellence
By: Win-health - 04 September 2015 - Comments Off on Biobanking: a vital asset for Belgium scientific excellence

In 2014, three French-speaking universities of Belgium (UCL, ULB, ULg, in association with UMons and UNamur) joined forces, with the support of DG06, Innoviris [...]

Growth boost for KitoZyme: world-leader in vegetal chitosan production
By: Win-health - 10 July 2015 - Comments Off on Growth boost for KitoZyme: world-leader in vegetal chitosan production

  KitoZyme, a SME located in Herstal (Belgium), is the only company in the world to provide chitosan and chitin-glucan manufactured from non-animal and [...]

Walloon Biotech and Medtech companies: should you go for an IPO?
By: Win-health - 05 June 2015 - Comments Off on Walloon Biotech and Medtech companies: should you go for an IPO?

Initial Public Offerings tend to become a real alternative for more and more European biotech companies. In Wallonia (Belgium), several SMEs (such as Mithra [...]

MaSTherCell or the future of CMOs
By: Win-health - 22 May 2015 - Comments Off on MaSTherCell or the future of CMOs

In an exclusive interview, Hugues Bultot, Chief Executive Officer of MaSTherCell, an emerging pioneer in the industrialization of cell-based therapeutics, based in Gosselies (Belgium) [...]

VolitionRx a drop of blood to detect colorectal cancer
By: Win-health - 19 May 2015 - Comments Off on VolitionRx a drop of blood to detect colorectal cancer

Belgian Volition – a subsidiary of Volition Rx – is a life sciences company located in Namur (Belgium) focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests [...]

Tools4Patient: design and delivery of personalized pain treatments
By: Win-health - 08 May 2015 - Comments Off on Tools4Patient: design and delivery of personalized pain treatments

Tools4Patient, a company founded in 2013 and located in Gosselies (Belgium) is specialized in the development of multimodal companion diagnostics. This creative company recently [...]