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20 MAY 2019

These are the best healthtech accelerators in Europe

VentureLab, an EIT Health Accelerator Bootcamp, is rated one of the top healthcare accelerators in Europe by Sifted, a tech publication backed by the Financial Times.


29 APRIL 2019

Universities give Łódź bright ideas

An overview of the innovative capacity of Łódź, Poland, mentions EIT Health's presence (with an InnoStars office) as a major factor in making the city an innovative hub. The story includes an interview with Prof. Lucyna Wozniak, a member of the EIT Health Supervisory Board.


2 APRIL 2019

Long path to MYC inhibition approaches clinical trials

The team at Petopmyc, a start-up accelerated via several EIT Health programmes, showed success in targeting MYC to treat cancerous tumours with Omomyc. The therapeutic may be the first specific MYC inhibitor to reach clinical trials.


1 APRIL 2019

Week-long Hackathon kicks-off, bringing together the brightest entrepreneurs to tackle significant healthcare challenges

Thirty of Europe’s most promising healthcare entrepreneurs are joining forces in Amsterdam today for a week-long challenge as part of EIT Health’s open innovation programme, Wild Card.


12 MARCH 2019

From promising ideas to commercially viable
digital health solutions

An interview with EIT Health CEO Jan-Philipp Beck, along with Business Creation Director Kurt Höller and Innovation Director Jorge-Fernandez Garcia.

8 MARCH 2019

Explore International Women’s Day, with EIT Health’s Ursula Mühle

Ursula Mühle, Director of Education for EIT Health, talks barriers and challenges, and delves into how International Women’s Day is more than just a day.

4 MARCH 2019

5 innovative European sci-tech startups you should know about in 2019


EIT Health supported five start-ups to pitch at the 12th Annual European Life Sciences CEO Forum in Zurich, Switzerland.


15 OCTOBER 2018

The 7 Best Biotech Startup Competitions in Europe


EIT Health's European Health Catapult is named among the top seven competitions for biotech start-ups in Europe.

9 OCTOBER 2018

7 medtech ideas out of Europe

A profile of seven participants in EIT Health's CRAASH Barceolona programme (now the CRAASH Bootcamp).

4 OCTOBER 2018

Interview with Jan-Philipp Beck, CEO of EIT Health

EIT Health CEO Jan Philipp Beck discusses the future of healthcare innovation in an interview conducted during the 10th anniversary celebrations of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) in Budapest.

4 OCTOBER 2018

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) announces winners of the 2018 EIT Awards on 10th anniversary

EIT Health start-ups win three out of five of the 2018 EIT awards, which give recognition to Europe's best innovation.


Investment Crowdfunding Platform aescuvest Goes Pan European
for Healthcare Sector

Aescuvest announces its partnership with EIT Health to form the EIT Health Crowdfunding platform.


EIT Health is funding innovative digital health devices

EIT Health has awarded funding to four European start-ups for them to develop innovative digital health devices.