Initiated by the CHRU for the purpose of developing Lille Region's added value in the health-care industry, Eurasanté Park was established in 1996. Now, 17 years later, Eurasanté is posting excellent reeults: more than 130 companies have set up and nearly 2,600 people work here.
At the core of an ecosystem dedicated to health care
As a centre of excellence dedicated to biology, health and nutrition, Eurasanté Park features a unique business environment. It is situated at the heart of Europe's densest hospital-university campus, with 13,000 health-care professionals, 2,000 researchers and 50 laboratories, incuding:
- School of Medicine
- School of Pharmacy and Biology
- School of Dentistry
1 Health Engineering Institute: ILIS
4 Institutes forming the centre of excellence in paramedical and rehabilitation training:
- occupational therapy
- massage and physiotherapy
Today all health-care-related activities are represented at Eurasanté: biology, medication manufacturing, medical equipment as well as services. Major names in the health-care industry already have facilities here: Bayer Santé, Genfit, HMS, Diagast, DCI pharma, 4 Clinics, etc.
In 2012, there were 17 new openings and 6 expansions, including Cyclopharma, Gamamabs, Lipofabrik, LSO Medical, Pharmavision, etc.
A flexible real estate offer
Eurasanté Park covers 350 hectares. It features an especially flexible selection of real estate. From the business centre to the independent office, by way of a site designed to host retail activities and R&D, not to mention greenfield plots, health-care companies are always able to find a solution suited to their special issues.
- Joint programmes (laboratories and offices) adapted to the needs of health-care stakeholders
- Varied land options are available on request
- A Free Urban Zone offer tax and social exemptions for five years
A bio-incubator for innovative projects
Through its incubation set-up, for the past 10 years Eurasanté has hosted, financed and advised in the establishment of innovative companies and projects in all areas of biology and health.
The Eurasanté bio-incubator, an area of 1,600 m2 dedicated to the creation of biology, health and nutrition companies, features pooled services and equipment for young, innovative businesses in the industry.
Bio-incubation is intended for:
- Emerging projects, before a company is launched
- Young companies that are developing and marketing an innovative process, product or service.
Bio-incubation brings together many services and types of financing for start-ups and corporate projects in all health-related markets.
For more information, visit the Eurasanté site.