June 2019
TABLE OF CONTENTSCluster's lifeOur member's newsSave the dateCalls for projectsAround our themes

June ends with one of the flagship annual events organized by the cluster: the 2019 Clinical Innovation Day! Thank you to the 90 participants for their investment and fruitful exchanges.
Are you holding a hospital-industrial project to develop a health technology? The 3rd call for projects between HCL/Lyonbiopôle is now open, contact us!

Don't forget to register now for this summer's and back-to-school dates. Note the Nutrition Forum on September 11 and the Partnering Day on October 15!


The cluster team

Cluster's life

 Partnering Day is changing!New format, new dynamics: Lyonbiopole's flagship scientific and technological day is being updated and enriched: Introductory conference on Artificial Intelligence in Health; 10 round tables (with the presence of European KOLs); 12 pitchs during the Bluesky meeting; Plenary sessions with project leaders; Stand spaces; Presence of public funders (BPI, Regional, Europe, ANR, etc.); BtoB meetings. Registration will be open from July 5th. Please note the date: 15 October 2019 at the Hôtel de Région de Lyon. [...]
 Make a pitch during the Collaborative Day of LyonbiopoleIn October, Lyonbiopole will organize the Collaborative Day: THE scientific and technological meeting of the cluster during which our community of public and private actors will gather and work together on different innovative topics in the Health sector. As every year, the Bluesky Meeting will allow SMEs and laboratories to speak out. So, if you have a new R&D project or are looking for partners and want to pitch during this day, applications are open! [...]
 BIO USWith the support of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region and local authorities – LYON Metropole and The chamber of Commerce of Lyon - Lyonbiopole led a delegation of 17 companies members at BIO 2019 in Philadelphia, USA. In addition they benefit from a strong visibility on Lyonbiopole booth as co-exhibitors and through the communication toolbox, the companies also received personalized support and financial assistance.
 Clinical Innovation DayWith the support of Caisse d'Epargne Rhône-Alpes, Lyonbiopole's associated member and event host, the day gathered 90 attendees from across the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. On the program: clinician pitches, a round table "Hospital Purchases", an 5I article of the LFSS presentation by the ARS. The afternoon offered 2 parallel workshops: "Health Data" and "Clinical Development". [...]
 TOTEM pole inaugurationThe collective of actors in the field of health technologies in Grenoble, which includes Lyonbiopole, has launched a strategic project to highlight the excellence of the health technology ecosystem in the AuRA region. At the official opening, the collective signed an agreement around the common ambition of developing and structuring the ecosystem. The evening was also an opportunity to discover the building which will be dedicated to startups and SMEs and health industrialists in the region. [...]
 Award ceremony for innovation by Le ProgrèsThe Progrès, in collaboration with many health stakeholders, organized this month a trophy award ceremony. In total, eight winners, including three Lyonbiopole members, were rewarded for their innovative initiatives. Deepsen, which is developing a solution to reduce chronic pain and anxiety, received the trophy for health innovation, Izycardio, which developed a digital teleconsultation platform, received the e-health one and finally Professor Hubert Marotte from St Etienne University Hospital, received the trophy of the researcher of the year. Many conferences also punctuated this day, including the one of Pr Jean-Yves BLAY, of the Léon Bérard Centre.
 H2020 Health DayLyonbiopole, the “Horizon 2020 Health" NCP, the Lyon Hospital and the University of Lyon 1 organized an information day on the latest calls for projects of the H2020 "Health, Demographic Change and Well-being" Social Challenge. The program included a presentation of the next H2020 calls to be launched on July 2nd (see below) and feedback from various project leaders. Around 40 representatives from SMEs and academic teams participated. In the afternoon around 12 individual meetings were organized. If you need further support on EU projects don’t hesitate to contact Lyonbiopole’s team: Emilie ROMEO – Mélanie Denizot
 Webinar Lyonbiopole organized a webinar dedicated to the reading of patent documents. This was an opportunity for the 23 online participants to familiarize themselves with these documents, to learn how to interpret their content and finally to know how best they can use all this scientific and legal information. The replay of this webinar will be available to all members of the cluster soon.

Our member's news

 New membersDBS System SA has developed a blood sample collection device from a simple capillary blood drop. Its patented microfluidic technology enables to standardise the sample volume, thus considerably increasing the potential for biological analyses using dried blood spots (DBS). [...]
 New membersSPORTDIET PRO is a french start-up created in December 2017 by an experimented sport and health dietician. Their main aim is to provide innovating solutions mainly in sports nutrition coaching for professional and amateur athletes. [...]
 Focus onTransCure bioServices (France), a one-stop-shop preclinical services company dedicated to in-vivo full human immune system mouse models, today announced that it has completed a 2.5 million euros funding with Financière Arbevel (France). [...]
 June 5th, 2019Theranexus announces the formation of its scientific board June 14th, 2019Valbiotis succeeds in the industrial production of VALEDIA, in collaboration with the Pierre Fabre group June 14th, 2019VALBIOTIS to present novel data about TOTUM-63 and metabolic diseases prevention
 June 21th, 2019Valneva Announces Mutual Agreement with GSK to End Strategic Alliance Agreement June 24th, 2019Erytech announces opening of operations at its new princeton, NJ GMP manufacturing facility June 25th, 2019Poxel and Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Announce Second Positive Top-Line Results
 June 25th, 2019ERYTECH announces immune modulation strategic collaboration with SQZ BIOTECHNOLOGIES June 25th, 2019CarThera appoints Pascal E. R. Girin as chairman of board of directors June 26th, 2019PNAS publication supports temelimab's rationale against neurodegeneration in MS
 June 28th, 2019Theranexus and BBDF announce to develop and market Batten disease drug candidate BBDF 101

Save the date

 Webinar S3martMed “Artificial Intelligence & Medical Technologies”
July 4th, 2019
Nutrition and Health Assesses 0219 "Metabolic Health & Nutrition"
September 11th, 2019
Germany MedTech Mission 2019
September 17th, 2019
Brokerage Event S3martMed
September 19th, 2019
BIO Japan 2019 Mission
October 7th, 2019
International Mission Health Nutrition
October 14th, 2019
Partnering Day 2019
October 15th, 2019
Convention BIO-Europe 2019
November 11th, 2019
  • AFSSI Connexions 2019
    July 2nd, 2019
  • Medinfo
    August 26th, 2019
  • MEDICA 2019
    November 18th, 2019

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    Calls for projects



  • IMI Calls 18 & 19 – Draft topics
    Continuous call
  • The H2020 HEALTH calls will be published on July 2 - all topics are online here
    Continuous call
  • FET Proactive: emerging paradigms and communities
    Before September 3th, 2019
  • SME Instrument Phase 1
    Before September 5th, 2019
  • Eurostars programme
    Before September 12th, 2019
  • SME Instrument Phase 2
    Before October 9th, 2019
  • Around our themes

  • 3rd International Worshop on Human Endogenous Retroviruses & Diseases
    November 5th, 2019
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