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 the 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.