DANSK BIOTEK was established in 1987 as an industry association for Danish biotech companies with the aim of promoting the possibilities for biotechnological research, development and production in Denmark and taking care of corporate interests in this regard, both nationally and internationally. DANSK BIOTEK has offices in Copenhagen Bio Science Park – COBIS.
DANSK BIOTEK has an increasing number of members:
As per January 2019, the organisation has approximately 100 members.
DANSK BIOTEK represents:
DANSK BIOTEK is an active organisation. We strive to be visible to the public when it comes to conditions for biotechnology. The organisation has helped set the agenda in several areas. This includes books and articles, participation in public debate and improving the conditions for biotechnological research, genetic modification, ethical issues, etc.
DANSK BIOTEK has influenced several decisions on state funding for innovative research and entrepreneurship and has contributed to the wording of rules and regulations regarding biotechnological patenting, research and production in Denmark and Europe.
DANSK BIOTEK participates actively in biotechnological analyzes, such as ‘Analysen om Rammebetingelser for Hovedstaden’. In addition, DANSK BIOTEK has in collaboration with LIF prepared analyses of clinical research in Denmark.