Consulado General y Centro de Promoción en Los Ángeles

June 24th-26th 2014

Argentine participation at “BIO Convention”- San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California from June 24th through the 26th, where representatives of Argentine Biotech Companies and Institutions will be attending as the  Argentine Delegation at booth #2611.

The Argentine delegation for the BIO Convention 2014 will include Government Agencies, Institutions and BioTech Companies.






The Ministry of Science, Techology and Productive Innovation establishes policies and coordinates actions aimed at strengthening the country%u2019s capability to respond to priority social and sectorial issues, while contributing to increase the ompetitiveness of the productive sector, built on the development of a new productive pattern based on goods and services with higher technological density.



The National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET) is the main institution in charge of the promotion of science and technology in Argentina. Its mission is to promote scientific and technical activities through all the country and its different fields of knowledge. CONICET has worked for more than 55 years and it is a National Institution under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation of Argentina.

- Cámara Argentina de Biotecnología

The Argentine Chamber of Biotechnology (CAB) was founded with the aim to strengthen the public-private collaboration policy in order to expand the opportunities of our biotechnology sector. The Argentine Bioindustry includes strong development in biofuels, plants genetics, forestry, biosimilars, novel biopharmaceuticals, inoculants, diagnostics, animal health and food processing. All these sectors are represented in the Argentine Chamber of Biotechnology.



A8 BioClinicalServices is a service company for contract research organization and consulting in the management and development of Clinical Trials in Latin America. The company was created for helping pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology companies for managing clinical research and development, drugs, medical devices and diagnostic test studies. Our mission is to support our clients in creating added values in their clinical research plans by providing our expertise and ethical concepts.


Lexel was founded in 1990 working and develop medical devices for the Argentinean Market under GMP ( Good Manufacturing Practice) in 1997 began the export department with the MERCOSUR (Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay ) market. 1999 Expanded to the Central American countries ( Venezuela, Costa Rica and Panama) . In 2004 succesfully applied and keep them till know for the Certification ISO13485.2003 and ISO9001.2008. Lexel also have CE mark for all their products. IN 2009 after 3 years of research and develop Lexel create an IN VITRO division where produce and in vitro reactive to paint DNA with a fluorescence Mol. This technique knowing as F.I.S.H. (Fluorescence In situ Hybridization) allow to the pathologist to detect or check for DNA of each cell, gave as result a genetic anomaly in the cell who could show specific genetic decease ( Autistic , Down Syndrome and different cancers [ Breast cancer & Leukemia%u2019s])


We are an Intellectual Property Law Firm focused on Patents, Technology & Business, located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. With a differential expertise in biotechnology, chemistry and pharmacy, we advise and serve local, foreign and international clients that range from big global companies and associates to the scientific community, including universities, R&D centers, technology parks, incubators, technology-based entrepreneurs and start-ups.

Bioceres S.A.

Bioceres is an Argentina-based firm that manages investments in agricultural biotechnology and related sciences. It was founded on December 2001 by 23 farmers and is now owned by more than 270 shareholders, most of them innovative farmers but also coops and different actors from the agro-industrial sector. Bioceres has been a bridge between the scientific community and the agricultural production sector, fostering public-private associations and the development of collaborative networks.


Odontit Implant Systems is a company with 25 years of experience in the field of oral implantology. Regional leaders with 8 systems of dental implants, CE mark approval, fda Iso 13485. Since 2011we develop the biomaterials division: Synergy. We currently offer bovine grafting material and synthetic grafting material.

Centro de Diagnostico Molecular S.A.

Since its creation, in 1997, our company has worked with BIOSIDUS in clinical trials and immunoassays development, using in-house and commercial methods. The company´s portfolio is on EPO, GCSF, IFN-%u03B1 and %u03B2-HCG recombinant proteins for which we performed quantification, biological activity in transgenic cows, immunogenicity protocols and drug safety. Together with BIOMERIEUX, CDM participated in the first clinical trial in LATAM on EPO. In Argentina, we are leaders in Euroflow methodology

Research & Development RA SA

Research & Development RA SA, is one of the first CROs in Argentina, founded in 1993. We provide Clinical Research Services for phase I-IV for Pharmaceutical, Device and Biotechnology Companies, willing to conduct Clinical Trials with high quality services and the most professional staffs. We provide the full range of services such as Start Up, PM, Regulatory full services, Monitoring and Safety reporting, Drug warehouse., Site selection, qualification, training and management.

Inmunova SA

Research and development in vaccines and camel antibodies

BioSidus S.A.

Biosidus, Argentina-based company pioneer in biotechnology, which for three decades has been developing and producing top quality biosimilars currently available in 30 countries over four continents. Biosidus has a robust pipeline of therapeutic proteins and is also focused on other innovative technologies such as Gene Therapy applied to the management of central and peripheral vascular disease and Transgenic Animals, productive technological platform to obtain human proteins and other products.

Gador S.A.

Gador is a leading Argentine pharmaceutical company with the mission to investigate, develop, manufacture and deliver the best quality medicines Over the past 70 years, Gador has constantly invested in product technology and quality control according to international standards and maintains a large updated portfolio of pharmaceutical products. Gador is currently focused on biopharmaceuticals as a source of innovation and generation of new therapeutic resources for the LATAM market.

AMEGA Biotech

AMEGA Biotech develops, produces and commercializes biopharmaceutical products for human health such as Erythropoietin, Interferon Alfa-2a and 2b, Interferon Beta-1a and 1b, Filgrastim, PEG Filgrastim, Follitropin, Somatropin, Interleukin-2 and Molgramostim. As a leading producer of biosimilars, AMEGA BIOTECH guarantees a product consistency integrating all the processes involved in the production of high technology products, from active pharmaceutical ingredients to the finished dosage forms.

Laboratorio Elea

Laboratorio Elea holds the third position in sales in the ARgenine Pharmaceutical Market , backed by business units with leading trademarks, innovative Research and development projects, and licences from international renowned companies. With manufacturing plants of its own and a extensive distribution network. Elea develops new products for Women´s Health, Oncology, Cardiology, Neuropsychiatry, Ophthalmology, Biotechnology, Ostheoarticular and Infectous Diseases.


We begin our activities in the early 2003, being part from Bagó Group since then. We are a special treatment leading laboratory and our Mission is to provide high quality products for complex treatments. The main areas are Biotechnology, Oncology, Haematology and Neurology. We develop and produce most of our products, and also export them to the whole LatAm, throughout Bagó subsidiaries. Additionally, we commercialize well-known brands licenced by different laboratories from EEUU and Europe.


Bioimanay is a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization, specialized in a high efficiency proprietary expresion platform. We focus on the development of engineered recombinant proteins in yeast, upstream and downstream fermentation process development and contract manufacturing.


Chemo is a global healthcare corporation based in Madrid. Over the past 35 years it has specialized in research, development, manufacturing, sales and marketing of pharmaceutical products. CHEMOs activity is organized in three synergistic business areas: Industrial, Branded and Biotech, with over 5,000 professionals in more than 40 countries across 4 continents, 10 state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, 9 specialized R&D centers, 12 commercial offices and 33 pharmaceutical affiliates.

Laboratorios Beta SA

Laboratorios Beta is an Argentine pharmaceutical company with a R&D project in biotechnology, its goal being the development of an innovative and competitive process for the production of human insulin, insulin analogues, growth factors and enzymes. We are focalised in the technology transfer of recombinant clones, fermentation procedures and downstream processing for each molecule. All our drug substances are evaluated by a combination of physicochemical and biological techniques.



Our company is committed to the development of genomic profiling platforms aiming to biologically characterize multiple patient universes, with the ultimate contribution to an accurate diagnosis , prognosis and predicted response to current therapies. Furthermore, we rely on a Research and Development team in Pharmaceutical Technology and nanotech oriented to innovative drug delivery systems, improving efficacy and safety of pharmacological treatments


INBIO-HIGHWAY is the first Argentine company approved by the Ministry of Health to develop and manufacture products for molecular biology and in vitro diagnostics. It consists primarily of researchers educated in Argentina and abroad, with outstanding expertise in biotechnology and bioprocesses. INBIO-HIGHWAY seeks constant innovation and offers high quality products that compete on an international scale.

Terragene is a company devoted to manufacturing and exporting innovative products for monitoring sterilisation and disinfection processes. Terragene offers a wide range of products for the medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers, for contract sterilisers and other science laboratories. All Terragene products are manufactured in ISO 9001 / ISO 13485 certified facilities and meet the requirements of ISO ISO 11138 rsp. ISO 11140 standards.

For more information please contact the Commercial Office of the Consulate of Argentina in Los Angeles at: or by phone at 323-937-3873

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