Portugal. The Pharmaceutical Intellectual Property and Competition Law Review
The health sector, in which the pharmaceutical industry is included, is a prominent, fast-evolving sector in Portugal, which has experienced a remarkable evolution over the past couple of decades.
Portugal has a strong reputation for having a sound, trustworthy and competent workforce in the life sciences sector. Employees in this sector are trained by universities that are up to date with scientific developments and market tendencies, and the government is strategically committed to strengthening the country’s scientific resources. Collaboration projects between multinational pharmaceutical corporations, Portuguese biotech firms and reputed universities have produced some of the most advanced research and therapies developed for worldwide application.