Entrepreneurship

"We promote the generation of new companies through collaboration with biotechnology companies, pharmaceutical companies and investment funds to facilitate the arrival of our scientific discoveries to the patient".
ELÍAS RODRÍGUEZ-TORAL
HEAD OF TRANSLATION AND INNOVATION

Our licensed products seek to solve unmet medical needs in the treatment of rare, neurological, oncological and cardiovascular diseases through gene therapy, cell therapy and therapeutic vaccines.

New spin-off companies and start-ups have emerged from Cima's research discoveries with the aim of reducing the risks associated with drug development and accelerating their access to market.

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If you are interested in collaborating with us, please contact our Translation and Innovation Unit.

New companies

We develop pharmaceuticals that become solutions

Gene therapy for the treatment of
of neurological diseases

Biotechnology company promoted by Cima for the development of AAV-GBA, a vector-based gene therapy for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases.
This therapy is capable of correcting mutations associated with Parkinson's disease and other parkinsonisms or movement disorders.

Gene therapy for the treatment
of rare liver diseases

Biotechnology company promoted by Cima for the development of VTX-801, a viral vector for gene therapy aimed at the treatment of alterations in the ATP7B gene, responsible for copper metabolism and whose mutation causes its accumulation in the liver and other tissues causing different diseases.