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Building on the significant investments in biomedical public research over the last 10 years, opportunities are now arising to convert our scientific leadership into technological innovations laying the foundations for a promising business sector for the Luxembourg economy.

Luxembourg’s central location in Europe has served many companies as the perfect platform to localize their business into Europe. Attracting global innovators in the health technology field is an ambition that is actively encouraged. We look to create an added value to the investors that come to Luxembourg, so links to public research, hospitals and local businesses are key. Recent investments have even seen the opening of dedicated facilities for soft-landing inbound healthtech businesses.

This relatively young sector has experienced strong development over the past few years, and is currently specialising in the following fields:

  • Digital Health
  • Diagnostics
  • Health Data Analytics
  • Health Wearables

The government’s firm commitment to establishing Luxembourg as an attractive destination for health sciences research and innovation is backed by substantial public investment and a supportive business environment.

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Start-ups in the ICT and space technology sectors are invited to participate in the 11th edition of Luxembourg's acceleration programme Fit 4 Start. Successful candidates will benefit from 20 weeks of personalised coaching and grants of up to €150,000. The calls are now open until 15 April 2021.
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Rotarex invests in Luxembourg production capacity and R&D

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The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a sharp increase in the demand for medical products from Rotarex. In order to meet the increased demand, the company has invested in new production lines and launched three new R&D projects. Both initiatives have received support from the Luxembourg government.
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Luxembourg-based healthtech company B Medical Systems specialises in vaccine cold chain solutions and medical refrigeration. With recent innovations making its vaccine freezers more flexible and resilient, the company is playing a key role in the fight against COVID-19. Its international client portfolio, head count and production facilities are all expanding rapidly.
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Luxembourg to open healthtech incubator

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Luxembourg's new business health technologies incubator will open in spring 2021. Hosted at the House of Biohealth in Esch-Belval, it will offer 350 m2 of laboratory space to start-ups and spin-offs during their first 2-3 years of operation.
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