Denmark is a well-known, established international player in the field of life science. Denmark has the world's highest percentage of biotechnology patents, and is home to several of the world's leading life science and pharmacology research institutions and companies such as Novo Nordisk and LEO Pharma. The Danish biotech and med-tech industries employ some 45,000 people locally, and Denmark is a world leader in life science research, both academically and commercially.
Denmark is also an integral part of Medicon Valley, which is one of the leading life science clusters in the world. It forms a dynamic, collaborative environment rich in innovation and knowledge sharing. Medicon Valley companies excel in research within disease areas such as cancer, diabetes, inflammation and neuroscience.
For more information about congresses within the field of life science, have a look at congressdenmark.com/lifesciences.