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14 January 2016

TBDO Sessions Malcolm Bain

14/01/201612:00473.10TBDO SessionsMalcolm BainID Law PartnersSoftware protection and licensing issues…with a focus towards commercializationHost: Cappadona, SalvatoreAbstract:Software protection and licensing issues …with a focus towards commercialization: Many outcomes produced by biomedical/genomic R+D today involve software and databases. This session focuses on the legal issues of ownership, protection and exploitation of software in this area, looking at both traditional “royalty bearing” licensing and free and open source licensing, and the provision of services “in the cloud” as opposed to on premise licensing. We also look at the use and protection of databases and their licensing. Bio: Malcolm Bain is an English solicitor and...

14 January 2016

New tools for the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis in its early stages

Scientists at the CRG and VHIR develop a new method for early diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. The finding, based on measuring a combination of proteins, makes it possible to accurately predict...

14 January 2016

TBDO Sessions Malcolm Bain

14/01/201612:00473.10TBDO SessionsMalcolm BainID Law PartnersSoftware protection and licensing issues…with a focus towards commercializationHost: Cappadona, SalvatoreAbstract:Software protection and licensing issues …with a focus towards commercialization: Many outcomes produced by biomedical/genomic R+D today involve software and databases. This session focuses on the legal issues of ownership, protection and exploitation of software in this area, looking at both traditional “royalty bearing” licensing and free and open source licensing, and the provision of services “in the cloud” as opposed to on premise licensing. We also look at the use and protection of databases and their licensing. Bio: Malcolm Bain is an English solicitor and...

10 December 2015

Jordi Riulas joins the Entrepreneur-In-Residence Program

Jordi will collaborate with the TBDO team at CRG, analysing emerging business opportunities in the biotech market.

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4 December 2015

Rory Johnson and members of the TBDO participated in the ‘Personalized Medicines & Biomarkers 2015’ conference in London

Rory Johnson, Ramon y Cajal fellow at the Computational Biology of RNA Processing laboratory, together with members of the TBDO team, participated in the “Personalized Medicines & Biomarkers 2015” conference, held in London UK on 2nd and 3rd December 2015. The participation to this event, organized within the frame of the Science to Business (S2B) Concept Challenge (2015 Edition) award, was a great opportunity to learn from, and network with, leaders from biotech and pharma in the field of biomarker discovery and development. We expect that this valuable experience will help Rory promoting his entrepreneurial project, focused on non-invasive RNA treatment-decision biomarkers for chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

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3 December 2015

The TBDO participated in the BioFIT event in Strasbourg

BioFIT is the leading partnering event in Europe for open innovation, technology transfer and collaborative research in the field of Life Sciences: another great opportunity for partnering, networking and promoting CRG technologies.

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30 October 2015

The TBDO will participate in the Bio-Europe 2015 in Munich

BIO-Europe is Europe's largest partnering conference serving the global biotechnology industry. The conference annually attracts leading dealmakers from biotech, pharma and finance along with the most exciting emerging companies: a great opportunity for partnering, networking and promoting CRG technologies.

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30 October 2015

CRG Proof of Concept: Commercialization Gap Fund (CGF)

Deadline: 27/11/2015

Please send your Full Proposal (max. 10 pages) under the following schemes:

  • MIDI - Up to 6 months and 35 kEUR
  • MAXI - Up to 12 months and 75 kEUR

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27 October 2015

Xavier Gallego joins the Entrepreneur-In-Residence Program

Xavier will collaborate with the TBDO team and CRG researchers to test a next generation video tracking systems that he has recently developed. The equipment is able to automatically detect complex rodent behaviors under any environmental condition. 
16 October 2015

Health & Bio Team Dating

On 3 December 2015, Banc SabadellBiocatCataloniaBio and the Bosch i Gimpera Foundation are holding Health & Bio Team Dating, an event where scientist and business professionals can talk about their projects and themselves with the aim of building a balanced team to lead successful start-up in the life sciences.

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