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Biotechnological SME specialized in the genetic diagnostic diagnosis of inherited cardiovascular diseasses

Health in Code (HIC) is a biotechnology company with an international scope which is built up from years of clinical experience and worldwide scientific collaborations. The company specializes in genetic diagnosis of inherited cardiovascular diseases and in the interpretation of mutations, allowing clinicians to perform individualized medicine with the support that genetic research provides. We believe in continuous innovation, development, and constant improvement of our portfolio and clinical reports.


Foundation year


Turnover volume (2016)



Business areas

• Genetic information

Lines of business

• Medical genetics

• Bioinformatics

Products / services

• Medical genetics

• Laboratory services

• Software

Main interests in foreign markets

• Increase sales in current markets and expand further in European and Arab countries.

Difference / potential

We are a multidisciplinary team that includes, among others, cardiologists, biologists, geneticists, documentalists, nurses, epidemiologists, and bioinformaticians. This allows us to offer the world's best databases and information management systems in the field of cardiovascular genetics.

Awards / recognitions

• 2016: Innovative SME Award (Banco Pastor & La Voz de Galicia).

• 2016: Seal of Excellence; Certificate delivered by the European Commission, as the institution managing Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation 2014-2020. The project proposal 729192, HIC-SW_HIC-Software: A new Laboratory Management System for genetics.


Patent pending for a method for the proper localization of mutations (CNVs and structural variants).

Contact person:

Sylvia Kinney (Business Development Department)


Av. As Xubias, s/n; A Coruna 15173


(+34) 881 600 003



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