BiomimX obtains the SME Instrument phase 1
Thanks to the SME Instrument Phase 1awarded for the project uHeart, BiomimX will accelerate its way to the market!
Best poster award at the Safety Pharmacology Society 2019 Annual Meeting
In a collaborative project of BiomimX, Politecnico di Milano and Accelera S.r.l., Roberta Visone was awarded the first place in the 2019 Jr. Investigator Poster Contest at the Safety Pharmacology Society 2019 Annual Meeting. September 23-26, 2019, Barcelona, Spain.
Visone R, Marzorati S, Perego V, Occhetta P, Pesenti E,Rasponi M. "uHeart: a beating heart-on-chip platform for on-line recording of functional 3D cardiac microtissues’ electrical activity"
SINERGIA project (MSCA-ITN-ETN-2019) was financed by EU Commission
BiomimX is part of the SINERGIA network. SINERGIA aims to provide breakthrough strategies for the implementation of new in vitro preclinical platforms in terms of innovative technologies, biological models and drug screening approaches in the effort of bridging the gap between current, simplistic in vitro cultures and faithful and effective future physiological models. More info here!
This project has received fundingfrom the European Union’s
Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the
Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 860715
June 21st, 2019
BiomimX receives its third Seal of Excellence H2020 from the European Commission
November 16th, 2018
BiomimX won the 3rd prize at the "EIT Joint Grand Final" in Budapest
On 16th November 201, BiomimX was awarded the third prize in the competition HeadStart Funding, which was created to accelerate products and solutions in SMEs and bring the companies to an investment-ready stage.
November 7th, 2018
BiomimX receives a new Seal of Excellence H2020 from the European Commission
September 5th, 2018
BiomimX was awarded the First Prize at the Business Plan Competition at TERMIS 2018!
BiomimX was awarded the First Prize in the Business Plan Competition in Kyoto, during the 5th World Congress of the Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (Kyoto, Japan).
June 16th, 2018
BiomimX in Naples for the European Health Catapult and Headstart regional selection event
BiomimX participated to the final selection, and it was voted as one of the best 8 Teams in the Headstart program. Besides being awarded a prize money (€35,000), our Team will have the possibility to mature its business plan, negotiation and pitching skills as well as to learn from experts thanks to EIT.
April 10th, 2018
BiomimX at Lab on a chip Symposium in Basel
BiomimX will participate to the Lab on a chip Symposium - from molecular assays to organs on a chip organized in Basel by The Royal Society of Chemistry journal Lab on a Chip and ETH Zurich
April 4th, 2018
BiomimX receives its first Seal of Excellence H2020 from the European Commission
March 4th, 2018
BiomimX at Bootcamp of BioInItaly/StartUp Initiative 2018 by Intesa Sanpaolo
BiomimX has been selected and invited to the training and selection phase of the BioInItaly/StartUp Initiative 2018, in the Biotech track. Intesa Sanpaolo Start-Up Initiative is a comprehensive program aimed at technology start-ups looking for concrete business opportunities: every few months, a rigorous selection and training process leads the best start-ups to high-profile, technology-specific events called Arena Meetings, where they can pitch to international investors and corporations.
November 30th, 2017
SNSF/Innosuisse BRIDGE PoC grant for Knee-on-chip
Paola Occhetta was awarded the SNSF/CIT BRIDGE Proof-of-Concept grant for developing a Knee-on-chip platform to speed up the research for anti-osteoarthritic drugs. She will receive 130,000 Swiss francs in funding to implement her project within a collaboration between University Hospital of Basel and BiomimX.
November 23rd, 2017
BiomimX at Bioindustry Park thanks to Premio Marzotto
BiomimX has classified among the 10 finalists of Premio Marzotto 2017 - Dall'idea all'impresa with its uKnee model. With its idea, BiomimX was awarded with one year of mentoring and incubation at Bioindustry Park, a startup incubator located in Ivrea (Italy). Bioindustry Park, lead by Silvano Fumero, is the ideal location and solution to companies in need of efficiency, quality and image.
October 18th, 2016
BiomimX wins StartCup Lombardia 2016
BiomimX was awarded the first prize of StartCup Lombardia 2016 in the category Life Science & Agrofood with its uBeat technology.
Stefano Mainetti, CEO of PoliHub, handed the award (30k euros) over to Marco Rasponi and Paola Occhetta during the final event organized at the 31st floor of Palazzo Pirelli in Milano.
April 1st, 2016
BiomimX among 10 finalists of Bioupper 2015
BiomimX has classified among the 10 finalists of the first edition of Bioupper - Let's give life to life Startups, the empowerment acceleration program for LifeTech startups organized by Novartis and Fondazione Cariplo.
December 22nd, 2015
Paper on "Beating Heart-on-Chip" published in Lab on a Chip
A human, fully-functional and beating 3D heart tissue was recreated in a microfluidic platform and tested for drug response.