Inova Biotecnologia is a joint venture that was created by the union of Eurofarma Laboratórios S.A, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Brazil, and Hertape Animal Health S.A, a renewed company in the veterinary vaccines segment. Inova is a specialized domestic industry to produce modern vaccine against foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) for prevention and assistance in program for the eradication of the disease in Brazil. The company was looking for opportunities to expand its portfolio. Biominas Brasil main objective was to assist the company through the scouting and analysis of early stage technologies and final products in areas of interest.


  • Identification and recommendation of opportunities in early stage of development in Brazil and late stage worldwide, according to criteria established by the company.
  • Selection of potential opportunities by Inova Biotecnologia.
  • Due diligence of early stage technologies and detailed analysis of late stage products selected, assisting the company´s decision in the expansion of the portfolio.