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Bayer and Systems Oncology sign exclusive license agreement on innovative breast cancer treatment approach ERSO™

Bayer has entered into an exclusive global license agreement with Systems Oncology, LLC, for ERSO™, a compound in pre-clinical development for the treatment of metastatic Estrogen Receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer. ERSO is a small molecule activator of the Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) in ER+ breast cancer cells. ERSO’s differentiated mechanism of action offers significant potential […]

BioNTech – Supporting innovative medical technology to fight COVID-19

Supporting innovative medical technology is key to Team Europe’s response to the Coronavirus pandemic: this is why the European Investment Bank, together with the European Commission, is backing German biopharmaceutical company BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine development and manufacturing programme with up to €100 million in debt financing under the Investment Plan for Europe. Find out more […]

Coronavirus: EU grants €314 million to innovative companies to combat the virus and support recovery

The Commission announced today that it has awarded nearly €166 million, via the European Innovation Council (EIC) Accelerator Pilot, to 36 companies set to combat the coronavirus pandemic. In addition, over €148 million will be granted to another 36 companies set to contribute to the recovery plan for Europe, bringing the total investment from Horizon […]

Coronavirus: €117 million granted for treatments and diagnostics through the Innovative Medicines Initiative

The Commission announced today that 8 large-scale research projects, aimed at developing treatments and diagnostics for the coronavirus,were selected in a fast-track call for proposals, launched in March by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI), a public-private partnership. In order to fund a larger number of high-quality proposals, the Commission increased its commitment to €72 million […]

Coronavirus: EU Commission hosts a European hackathon to develop innovative solutions to fight the outbreak

As of tomorrow and throughout the weekend, the Commission will host the pan-European #EUvsVirus Hackathon, under the patronage of Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth. The hackathon, led by the European Innovation Council and in close collaboration with the EU Member States, will connect civil society, innovators, partners and investors across […]