New members and chair of the board for Swelife

Eva Sjökvist Saers has been chosen as the new chair of the strategic innovation programme Swelife in connection with the first board meeting of the year. At the meeting, a new board was also appointed, in accordance with the previously…

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Glossary and method book for ‘smarter’ cancer care complete

To be able to use data in a smart and efficient way, it is not always possible to keep doing things the way they have always been done. For example, computers need help to understand us, and that is why…

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Report on AI for better health

Now it is here – the final report for the project Strategic work on AI for life science! It is titled ‘AI for better health’ and is available to download below. Swelife wants to reinforce its strategic work on AI…

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Swelife reinforces its investment in genomics with SEK eleven million

Swelife reinforces Genomic Medicine Sweden – Vinnova’s initiative in precision medicine – by funding the initiative with SEK eleven million over a two-year period (2020-21). Genomic Medicine Sweden, GMS is comprised of seven regional Genomic Medicine Centres (GMC) that, in…

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Unique collaboration to support the presence of Swedish innovations in Europe

The strategic innovation programmes Swelife and Medtech4Health, as well as EIT Health Scandinavia, are now starting a joint collaboration to strengthen Swedish life science and medical technology. The aim is to shorten the time to market introduction for Swedish innovations…

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Online course to start on clinical trial methodology

In Sweden, there are not enough clinical trials being carried out and not nearly enough patients are included in phase I–IV studies. This is why Swelife has funded an online course in clinical trial methodology, primarily directed at cancer. The…

First start-up meeting for new innovation projects

On 23 May, Swelife, Medtech4Health and Vinnova held a joint upstart meeting for the sixteen innovation projects that received funding through the call for applications Collaboration projects for better health 2019. It was the first time this kind of meeting…