News & Events
6 Oct 2017
Valitacell awarded 'Pharma Start-up of the year' by the Irish Pharma Awards
Valitacell has been named by the Irish Pharma Awards as the 'Start-up of the Year' at this years event.
19 Sept 2017
Valitacell will be exhibiting at biotech week boston booth #1027
Catch us at BPI booth #1027 or check out Professor David James' talk on Sept. 28th at 8.15am on 'How to harness & measure CHO cell genetic and functional instability for improving cell factory performance'.
15 Sept 2017
Valitacell's ChemStress featured in GEN article on 'Solving the puzzle of cell culture optimization'
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News GEN has featured Valitacells technology ChemStress in a recent article on how 'assembling a jigsaw puzzle is not nearly as tricky as tricky as building a stable and productive bioprocess', and how ChemStress is helping solve this problem. Read the article in full here.
14 Sept 2017
Valitacell Profile in irish Times as finalists for The Irish Times Innovation Award
17 Aug 2017
Valitacell Publish paper in Analytical biochemistry
The publication entitled 'High-throughput quantitation of Fc-containing Recombinant Proteins in cell culture supernatant by fluorescence polarisation spectroscopy' can be downloaded in full here.
15 Aug 2017
Valitacell shortlisted for three prizes at the pharma awards
Valitacell has been nominated for three awards at this years Pharma Awards
07 Aug 2017
valitacell are attending the Bioprocessing Summit, Boston, Find us at Booth #604
Valitacell will be attending the 9th annual Bioprocessing Summit in Boston this year from the 21st - 25th August. Say hello!
20 Jul 2017
valitacell in the top 500 Deep Tech Start-ups
Valitacell has made it to the top 500 startups for the hello Tomorrow global challenge.
17 Jul 2017
valitacell named Ones to Watch by business and finance
Business and Finance has highlighted Valitacell as one of the top movers and shakers in the country. Read full profile here.
15 Jun 2017
valitacell Awarded €2.02 million in Funding under Horizon2020
We are delighted to announce that we been successful in winning €2.02 million in funding through the latest round of EU Horizon 2020 SME instrument Phase 2 funding. The award, will fund the advancement and commercialisation of Valitacell’s ‘ChemStress’ technology – a novel disruptive product which enables biopharmaceutical companies to manufacture life-saving drugs, cheaper, faster and with more regulatory confidence. Read RTE coverage here.
01 Jun 2017
Valitacell shortlisted for the irish times innovation award
It has been announced that Valitacell is a finalist for the 2017 Irish Times Innovation Award. Valitacell is among the top 21 innovators selected to progress to the next stage of the Innovation awards. Read more about it here.
31 May 2017
Valitacell named as one of the top companies to invest in by Silicon Republic
Valitacell are among the 'new rockstars of science and technology', named by Silicon Republic as the Irish life sciences sector is booming. Read the full article here.
25 May 2017
Valitacell speak at The UCD recruiter event, Dublin
Valitacell took part in UCD's PhD and post-doc recruiter networking event which took place on UCD campus. Find out about opportunities to work with us here.
23 May 2017
We're at The 2nd International Advanced Biomanufacturing Conference in Sheffield, 22-23 May
Catch Valitacell's Dr Ben Thompson delivering a talk on our latest technologies.
15 May 2017
We're at ESACT, Switzerland, find us at booth #76
Valitacell are in Lausanne, Switzerland at the 25th ESACT meeting on the 14th-17th of May
05 May 2017
We're going to ESACT, Switzerland 14 - 17th May
Valitacell are in Lausanne, Switzerland at the 25th ESACT meeting on the 14th-17th of May.
24 Apr 2017
Valitacell Attending BPI's Cell Line Development & Engineering, Amsterdam, 24 - 26th April
Valitacell are in Amsterdam at BPI's Cell Line Development & Engineering conference. Come say hello.
15 Mar 2017
Read about how Valitacell Are 'Making Waves' in the March Issue of the Pharmaceutical Executive
The Pharmaceutical Executive has featured Valitacell CEO Dr Terry McWade in this months issue.
20 Feb 2017
Valitacell Are at Cell Culture World Congress, Munich
Valitacell are attending the Cell Culture World conference in Munich along with our partners I&L Biosystems. Come say hello.
1 Feb 2017
PharmaBoardroom interview Valitacell CEO dr Terry McWade
Valitacell CEO Dr Terry McWade has been interviewed by Pharma Boardroom on how the ground breaking technology produced helps bring medications to market faster and more cost-effectively. Read the full interview here.
30 Jan 2017
Valitacell Announce I&L Biosystems and Biotron Healthcare as Distributors for ValitaTiter
Valitacell are happy to welcome I&L Biosystems and Biotron Healthcare as distribution partners for the ValitaTiter assay. I&L Biosystems are distributors for The Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and Luxembourg, and Biotron Healthcare are distributors for India.
25 Jan 2017
Valitacell Attending Cell Culture World, Munich, Feb 2017
Valitacell are looking forward to attending the Cell Culture World conference in Munich meeting on the 21 - 22 Feb. Come say hello.
1 Jan 2016
Valitacell Listed Among The Top Companies To Watch In 2017
Valitacell has been named by FORA as one of Irelands fastest growing companies likely to go on to great things over the coming 12 months. Read more here.
22 Dec 2016
Valitacell ramps up targeting of big pharma
Valitacell is rapidly adding some of the world biggest pharmaceutical companies to their client list, which already include GE Healthcare and MedImmune. Read The Irish Times coverage here.
15 Dec 2016
Valitacell win €100K Seedcorn Prize
Valitacell was crowned the overall winner of the 14th annual InterTradeIreland Seedcorn competition which is the island’s biggest business competition for new start and early stage companies. Valitacell won a cash prize of €100,000 at the grand final held at The Waterfront Hall in Belfast. Read more here.
5 Dec 2016
2 Dec 2016
Valitacell Move to NIBRT
Valitacell has moved to their new premises at the National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT). The new location is a world class facility and a global centre of excellence for training and research in bioprocessing. Read more here.
24 Nov 2016
Valitacell has won the Seedcorn Intertrade Ireland award
Valitacell was awarded the overall winner of the 2016 Seedcorn Intertrade Ireland award, with a total cash prize of €100k. Along with the overall prize, Valitacell was awarded Best Early Stage Company and Regional Dublin winners. Read the feature in the Irish Times here.
10 Nov 2016
Valitacell Accept award as Seedcorn Dublin winner
Valitacell are preparing for the final stage of the Seedcorn Investor Readiness competition after winning the €20k cash prize as the Dublin Regional finalists. The final will take place in the Hilton Hotel on Wednesday the 23rd November. Valitacell CEO Dr. Terry McWade is pictured with Connor Sweeney, the Seedcorn Programme manager at InterTrade Ireland.
8 Nov 2016
We're A Regional Winner!
Valitacell is the regional winner of the Intertrade Ireland Seedcorn Investor Readiness Early Stage Category winning €20k cash prize.
15 Oct 2016
Valitacell Selected to present 'Next Generation' Technologies at bio-Europe 2016
Valitacell have been selected to present at the 'Next Generation' category at Bio-Europe in Cologne, Germany on the 8th Nov 2016. Come say hello.
10 Oct 2016
Valitacell At Enterprise Irelands International Markets Week
Valitacell participated in International Markets Week at the RDS, where 400+ companies seeking to expand to global markets, took part in the event organised by Enterprise Ireland.
7 Oct 2016
We're A Finalist!
Valitacell have been selected for the Dublin regional finals of the 2016 InterTrade Ireland Seedcorn Investor readiness competition.
20 June 2016
Valitacell have been shortlisted for the 2016 InterTrade Ireland Seedcorn Investor readiness competition.
6 Jun 2016
Valitacell Attending Cell Line Development & Engineering, San Francisco 2016
Valitacell are looking forward to attending the Cell Line Development and Engineering conference in San Francisco meeting in San Francisco on 13-15 June.
26 Apr 2016
Valitacell Present Webinar On Latest Technologies With Prof. David James
Listen back to the webinar on 'Novel Analytical Technologies for Cell Line Development' Here
6 Apr 2016
Valitacell Attending BioProcess International European Summit, Vienna 2016
Valitacell are looking forward to attending the BioProcess International European Summit in Vienna on 11-14 April.
23 Feb 2016
Valitacell Launch ValitaTITER
Valitacell have launched their first product on the market at Cell Culture World, Munich 2016; The ValitaTITER and ValitaTITER HS, a rapid and simple method to measure IgG. Find out more here.
19 Jan 2016
Valitacell Attending Cell Culture World, Munich 2016
Valitacell are looking forward to attending the Cell Culture World Congress in Munich in March. Come say hello.
24 Oct 2013
Valitacell Awarded Best Poster at BioProduction 2013
Valitacell's Dr. Ben Thompson awarded best poster at Bioproduction congress, Dubln 2013 for 'Microplate Based Stress Fingerprinting Technology for Rapid, High-throughput Cell Line Development' download the PDF here.