Sodertalje, Sweden said to get new research centre
Sunday, 16 September 2012
There will be a new medical research centre in Södertälje, Sweden as
the Swedish government determines to strengthen its medical research
business, which has faced a hit recently.
Media reports on the issue point that that government has allocated
Skr100 million in the autumn budget to build the centre, which among
other things will create a functional link between academic research
and the industry.
much is clear now that we can peak highly of..., it'll become a medical
research centre based in Södertälje, "says lars Leijonborg, the
government's coordinator for the closure of the research at
AstraZeneca, according to Swedish media report.
The investment can create new jobs for many of the scientists who have
been given notice from Astra Zeneca , which in early February the
research centre announced that research activities in Sodertalje would
1,500 employees at the pharmaceutical company in the municipality was
given notices but according to Swedish daily, Svenska Dagbladet, only a
few hundred of the scientists hope for new jobs through the New Deal
from the government.
Sweden is still fighting to wade the challenge coming from Denmark
which has been its pharmaceutical research sector grow faster while
that o Sweden shrinks.
By Scancomark.com. Team