Founder & Managing Director at Labiotech.eu. While I was studying biotechnology in Paris, I got frustrated by the lack of digital media available for the industry and decided to fix it! I launched Labiotech.eu in 2014 and grew it to the largest community for biotech professionals in Europe! Other than biotech news, I’m also a heavy reader of Sci-Fi and Fantasy.

Articles by Joachim Eeckhout

When swimming supports science: Scienion contributes to the “Rheines Wasser” project with micro-array testing

The new strategy of Novartis to acquire Gamida Cell

Stemedica International succeed in a pre-clinical trial to treat Alzheimer’s disease with stem cells

Danish biotech Forward Pharma files for $200m IPO

uniQure acquires the gene therapy start-up InoCard

Ablynx gain €2.1m to develop a novel Nanobodies for Ocular applications


GSK abandon its joint drug project with Galapagos

Sanofi buy Mannkind’s inhaled insulin for $925m

ProQR Therapeutics files for a $75m IPO to compete with Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Active Biotech and Teva together in a Phase II clinical trial against Huntington’s disease