The Swiss Biotech Association represents the interests of the biotech sector, supports the entrepreneurship of biotech companies, and generates value for them through the following activities: • Development of optimal framework conditions for the biotech sector: o Representation of the biotech interests to policy makers o Support of:  Knowledge and technology transfer  Financing conditions for biotech companies  Education and professional development • Networking of stakeholders at national and international level: o Through the development and maintenance of biotechnology-specific platforms o Organisation and participation at national and international events • Dissemination of accomplishments in biotechnology: o To the political audience and the general public o Through the national biotech platform o Increase of the visibility at national and international level • Collaboration with strategic partners: o As a member of national and international umbrella organisations o Through collaborations with life sciences clusters / initiatives o With national and European funding agencies

Journal of Liver: Disease & Transplantation (JLDT) is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal and aims to publish the most complete and reliable source of information on the discoveries and current developments in the mode of original articles, review articles, case reports, short communications, etc. in all areas of liver pathology and making them available online freely without any restrictions or any other subscriptions to researchers worldwide.

European Society of Coloprotology

The LSGE is a scientific society of medical doctors who are interested in the function and diseases of the gastro- intestinal tract. The aim of the Society is to promote scientific progress, keep the GI community up to date with the latest advances in the GI field, encourage research and publications, increase the awareness of both physicians and the public about practice recommendations, and eventually serve as an advocate of the Gastroenterologists in the Medical arena and the society