Navigation Links
20 Swiss Biotech Firms and Organizations will Populate the Swiss Pavilion at BIO 2013 International Convention
Date:4/16/2013

NEW YORK, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty Swiss-based biotech industry companies and organizations are highlighting their expertise at the Swiss Pavilion (Booth 5454, Hall A) during the BIO International Convention April 22-25 in Chicago, reports Daniel Bangser, Director North America for Switzerland Trade & Investment Promotion. Some 150 additional representatives of biotech firms in Switzerland are expected to attend.

Presentations include:

Advances and Emerging Trends in the Swiss Biotech Market, with Nic Alexakis , CEO of the Swiss Biotech Association, and Juergen Regenold , CEO of regulanet (Monday Apr 22, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)

Summary of the Swiss Biotech Report 2013

For 2012, net sales in the Swiss biotech industry remained stable despite the European debt crisis. Biotech activities of Swiss companies remained high as revealed by the number of products in the clinical pipeline.

  • Net sales amounted to a total of CHF 4,642 billion, about 1% less than the previous year.
  • Capital investments in Swiss biotech companies amounted to approximately CHF 260 million. Though significantly lower than 2011, the overall picture looks similar when debt financing is removed from the analysis.
  • The number of biotech firms increased slightly from the previous year to 250 developers and suppliers. The number of employees totals over 13,700.

"A well-functioning transfer of knowledge and technology combined with a high degree of innovation are key components of Switzerland's prosperity," Mr. Bangser said.  "Swiss biotech companies play an important role in this process.  Success is largely due to the excellent cooperation between universities, research netwo
'/>"/>

SOURCE Switzerland Trade & Investment Promotion
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. VBI’s Dr. Szczepan Baran is an Invited Speaker at the Swiss Laboratory Animal (SGV) National Meeting
2. JBT Corporation and Swisslog Enter Into Partnership for Automated Guided Vehicles
3. Swiss, EMA, US Pharmacopoeia and World Health Organization Authorities to Provide an Update on Cool Chain Regulations
4. Fytofontana Cosmeceuticals: The Swiss Secret For Incredibly Young And Beautiful Skin
5. Heptares to Present at Upcoming Scientific and Biotech Industry Conferences
6. Global Biotechnology Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld
7. PharmaDirections Celebrates 10 Years of Success for Their Virtual Biotech and Pharmaceutical Clients
8. Life Technologies Acquires KDR Biotech Co., LTD., Leading Reagents Distributor
9. Gene Therapy Developed for ALS Treatment: New Biotech Company Neuralgene Enters Evaluation Phase
10. Plandai Biotechnology, Inc. Updates Progress Of Preparing Products For Market
11. San Diego State University Hosts Open House for Life Science Immersion Biotechnology Program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/27/2014)... Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... new construction that will expand its current Salt Lake ... operations currently underway outside of Utah to ultimately create ... the next 20 years. , “Utah is home ... many of whom can be credited with Varian’s success ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... 2014 In 2013, Lawrence ... Livermore National Security LLC (LLNS), was awarded ... a state-of-the-art laser system for the European Union's ... construction in the Czech Republic. , When commissioned ... called the " High repetition-rate Advanced Petawatt Laser ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... One of nature,s mysteries is how plants survive ... in the sun,s rays, while using this energy ... proteins in the plant,s blades quickly dissipate the ... protein quakes. Researchers at DTU Physics have now ... plants, algae and bacteria contain light-absorbing proteins which ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... DUBLIN , Aug. 27, 2014 ... of the "Global Lactic Acid  (Biodegradable Polymer, ... - Trends & Forecasts to 2019" report ... the simplest hydroxyl-carboxylic acid with an asymmetrical carbon ... in the biodegradable polymer, food and beverage, personal ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Varian Medical Systems Groundbreaking on Facility Expansion Triggers Influx of New Jobs to Salt Lake 2Varian Medical Systems Groundbreaking on Facility Expansion Triggers Influx of New Jobs to Salt Lake 3LLNL Synchs up with ELI Beamlines on Timing System 2LLNL Synchs up with ELI Beamlines on Timing System 3DTU researchers film protein quake for the first time 2Global Lactic Acid (Biodegradable Polymer, Food & Beverage, Personal Care & Pharmaceutical) Market - Trends & Forecasts to 2019 2
... strikes in London five years ago - the 7/7 transit ... for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), ... the rise in the number of new terror groups and ... are usually far more lethal. The report is based on ...
... school in Grenoble, France, and Virginia Tech is using ... students, work will help gene synthesis companies and their ... as harmful agents for bioterrorism. Synthetic biology offers ... agriculture, and other areas. For a few thousand dollars, ...
... University of Hawaii at Manoa,s School of Ocean Earth ... of Sea Disposal Site Hawaii Number 5 (HI-05), a ... approximately 5 miles south of Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii. ... sidescan sonar and remotely operated underwater vehicles to locate ...
Cached Biology Technology:Rise in new terror groups globally, fewer coordinated attacks, report finds 2iGEM team helps prevent rogue use of synthetic biology 2University of Hawaii completes 3-year investigation of military munitions sea disposal site 2University of Hawaii completes 3-year investigation of military munitions sea disposal site 3
(Date:8/27/2014)... Many African-Americans may not be getting effective doses of ... Hopkins suggests. The initial dosing studies, completed before the ... generally lack a protein that is key to removing ... people with maximum levels of the protein including ... maraviroc in their bodies compared to those who lack ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... it is related to ability that we already possess. ... melody more easily than learning how to hit a ... the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC)a joint program between ... a fundamental constraint in the brain that may explain ... the Aug. 28, 2014, issue of Nature , ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... invasive grass species frequently found in forests has created ... on American toads, a new University of Georgia study ... to the U.S. in the early 1900s, is one ... to more than a dozen states in the past ... and in forests, it can survive in widely diverse ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Dosage of HIV drug may be ineffective for half of African-Americans 2Pitt and Carnegie Mellon engineers discover why learning can be difficult 2Pitt and Carnegie Mellon engineers discover why learning can be difficult 3More wolf spiders feasting on American toads due to invasive grass, UGA study shows 2More wolf spiders feasting on American toads due to invasive grass, UGA study shows 3
... the Medical College of Wisconsin, the Children,s Research Institute, ... rapid, automated system to differentiate strains of influenza. ... a rapid automated influenza A, influenza B, and RSV ... the 2009 H1N1 swine-origin influenza virus (S-OIV) epidemic in ...
... past decade, researchers have developed a variety of reliable real-time ... marine mammals and fish. These new sensors are now being ... with some very important practical results. Among them is improved ... to reduce ship strikes, a leading cause of their deaths. ...
... There is increased evidence that the Arctic could face ... Scientists documented evidence that the Arctic Ocean and Nordic ... the mid-Pliocene warm period (3.3 to 3 million years ago). ... projected for the end of this century, and is used ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers use new acoustic tools to study marine mammals and fish 2Arctic could face warmer and ice-free conditions 2
NM522 contains an F episome, which is required for production of ssDNA and for blue/white color selection. To maintain the F, NM522 should be grown on minimal (M-9) medium....
... Zero Blunt TOPO PCR ... is designed for cloning ... blunt-end PCR products. The ... TOPO Cloning and greater ...
... ULTROSPEC 6300 (YELLOW), 1 EA. ... the demanding requirements of the Pharmacopoeia in ... with the benefits of being able to ... of 1.0 nm and excellent scanning capability., ...
Recombinant Human CCL21/6Ckine (Mucin Stalk Chimera)...
Biology Products: