See Testa Center in stand #20 at Nordic Life Science Days 2019!

booth 20 on NLS days 2019

Want to meet Testa Center’s staff and discuss projects, instruments, innovation-hubs or similar? We are happy see you and welcome you to visit us in stand #20. Looking forward to see you at Nordic Life Science Days 2019! Dr. Lotta Ljungqvist, Testa Center CEO, holds the Official Opening Plenary Make sure to see and listen …

Lotta Ljungqvist receives the prestigious Biotech Builders’ 2019 Award

Lotta recives Biotech builders award

We are very proud to announce that Lotta Ljungqvist, President & CEO GE Nordics & CEO Testa Center at GE Healthcare received the Biotech Builders’ Award for 2019. According to Biotech Builders, the winner of the prestigious award is a person who embodies the entrepreneurial fundamentals, laying way for the future of the Swedish Life …

Scaling up the Value with Toleraniza

The Gothenburg based, Swedish biotech company Toleranzia AB entered Testa Center building in Uppsala with packages full of materials and hope. Their entrance represents an important national breakthrough for and an opportunity for Toleranzia to validate the manufacturing process for the drug candidate TOL2 and to provide further industrialization of the company itself. “I think …

Testa Center welcomes the SciAR Company to test AR/MR in Bio-process labs

The Finnish company Sciar Company ltd. creates software for Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) to take human errors out of the equation in Life Science laboratories. Testa Center, as a bridge between innovation, science and industry, could contribute to the development of their product. SciAR has a primary position twice: as a first …

GE to sell Bio-Pharma Business to Danaher

In an announcement on February 25, GE announced the proposed sale of parts of the current Life Sciences business to US-based Danaher Corporation. The transaction, is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory reviews and appropriate consultation processes, and is expected to be complete by 4Q 2019. Testa Center, as a non-profit company owned and operated by …

Uppsala University Master’s Students at Testa Center

The long-term collaboration agreement with Uppsala University and GE Healthcare gives not only researchers, but also students access to the equipment and specialized expertise at Testa Center. Now in December we are thrilled to have the first class of last-year students on the Master of Science programme in Molecular Biotechnology Engineering at Uppsala University at …

BioLamina first to arrive to Testa Center

The Swedish biotechnology company BioLamina was the first customer to run their project at Testa Center. BioLamina was founded in 2008 by Dr. Karl Tryggvason and his son Dr. Kristian Tryggvason, and today the company has grown into a business with global presence and about 20 employees. BioLamina develops, manufactures and distributes premium cell culture …