Press Releases

ranking
Article in El Correo Gallego: “Angel Carracedo and Mabel Loza, included in the 2018 ranking of the “125 most influential personalities in Galicia”
18 June, 2018

The Scientific Directors of the Kaertor Foundation, included in the 2018 ranking of the “125 most influential personalities in Galicia”. Angel Carracedo is ranked 8th as the first scientist on the list, while Mabel Loza is ranked 33rd as the first scientific woman in this ranking.

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applied research
How to measure applied research
15 June, 2018

The Kærtor Foundation is organising a workshop aimed at establishing new open innovation indicators which will allow the transfer of research results to be measured objectively.

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Alberto Nuñez Feijóo, Francisco Conde y Patricia Argerey, junto con los representantes de las iniciativas gallegas en Israel
The Kærtor Foundation will attend the 2018 OurCrowd Global Investor Summit in Israel along with other Galician entrepreneurial and project incubation initiatives
8 February, 2018

The Kærtor Foundation, along with various other Galician initiatives, attended the 2018 OurCrowd Global Investor Summit in Israel where they presented their work in sectors which feature Israeli companies as world leaders.

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Más de 150 Expresiones de Interés de todo el mundo responden a la convocatoria de la iniciativa I2D2, la primera incubadora gallega de nuevos fármacos en España
More than 150 Expressions of Interest from all over the world respond to the call made by the I2D2 initiative, the Galician incubator for new drugs, and the first of its kind in Spain
5 December, 2017

Arising from the alliance of the Xunta de Galicia, through the Ministry of Economy, Employment and Industry, the Kærtor Foundation and the Janssen company, the initiative has secured investment of more than 2 million euros.

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Francis Mojica receives the Albany Prize, the most prestigious Medicine award in the USA
15 August, 2017

Francis Mojica, a scientist from the University of Alicante, is one of five people selected to receive the Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research for 2017, the most prestigious award in the United States and one of the most important awards in the world in Medicine and biomedical research.

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The Kærtor Foundation with the Xunta de Galicia and Janssen sets up the first drug design and discovery incubator in Spain
20 July, 2017

The organisation, the Ministry of Economy, Employment and Industry, through the Galician Innovation Agency, and the Janssen pharmaceutical company, will invest more than 2 million euros.

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Article in “La Voz de Galicia”: “Genetic markers to tailor therapy to each patient”.
12 June, 2017

The genomic tools allow new therapeutic targets to be identified and underpin personalized medicine.

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Article in La Voz de Galicia: “Galicia, the cradle of new medicines”.
12 June, 2017

The region is first in Spain for the discovery of new medicines, ten of those discovered are considered high potential; with its projects it is attracting the interest of multinational companies.

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