Mithra wins essenscia Innovation Award 2019 with new-generation contraceptive pill

Liège biopharmaceutical company Mithra has won the essenscia Innovation Award 2019. After ten years of research and development in Belgium, Mithra, a company specialising in women’s health, is on the verge of reinventing the contraceptive pill. Their new pill, Estelle, is the first contraceptive pill to be based on estetrol (E4), a natural hormone that […]

Plasma Industries: diversity to drive success

Diversity is central to the success of Plasma Industries, which is a bio-pharma company active in the purification of valuable blood proteins. The company transforms about 4 million blood donations yearly from donors all over the world into valuable medicines for patients worldwide. Blood plasma contains a diverse mix of several hundreds of essential proteins […]