EU Commission announces €150mn support for the Venture Centre of Excellence (VCoE) programme.

EIT Health and the European Investment Fund (EIF) are partnering to operate the Venture Centre of Excellence (VCoE), a public-private co-investment programme empowering financing for European health start-ups to accelerate their innovation for citizens. The contribution from the European Commission is an anchor investment in the VCoE with additional contributions expected from not only private investors predominately in the pharma and med-tech industry, but also from legal- and private health insurances.

Read the press release here (German only)