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Life sciences

The life sciences are one of the most relevant domains for the socio-economic wellbeing of a country and its citizens as well as being an industry with high level potential for development. These positive attributes are given by the social importance it plays, by its distinctive beneficial economic effects, by its ability to activate innovation, by its capacity to involve highly qualified human resources. It is an industry that generates growth and progress, thus competitiveness and global attractiveness. This sector encompasses scientific research, education and training of qualified professional figures, job opportunities and value added, in particular within the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors.