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  • Press release - 31/03/2014

    The Innovation Prize 2014 aims to promote innovation in the field of biotechnology. It targets medicines, medical devices, medical technologies and e-health solutions. The Innovation Prize is open to Academic researchers in the field of Life Sciences and Representatives from young companies. The winner will receive a reward of a combined value of 50,000€ including cash and consulting services provided by Universal Biotech during one year after…

  • Press release - 11/03/2014

    10 March 2014 CureVac a German clinical stage biopharmaceutical company today announced that it has won the inaugural European Commission Vaccine Prize. The EU has dedicated the prize of two million Euros in an effort to stimulate innovative solutions for vaccine transportation and storage where cold chain cannot be guaranteed. CureVacs RNActive vaccine technology based on messenger RNA mRNA convinced the panel of judges of its potential as a…

  • Press release - 10/03/2014

    Tuebingen, March 7th 2014 – Today Saskia Biskup, co-founder and Managing Director of CeGaT GmbH, was announced as winner of the 2014 EU Prize for Women Innovators by the European Commission. The official celebration will take place in Brussels on Monday. The winners will receive their prizes from the President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso at the opening ceremony of the Innovation Convention 2014, Europe’s premier innovation…

  • Press release - 15/01/2014

    Hit Discovery Constance GmbH (“HDC”), a new joint venture organisation between Lead Discovery Center (Dortmund/Germany), Centre for Drug Design and Discovery (CD3, KULeuven, Leuven/Belgium) and Axxam (Milan/Italy) has started its operation. The new company is based in Constance (Germany) and will make use of the already established equipment and know-how of the former Takeda/Nycomed/Altana screening and compound management facilities at the site.

  • Press release - 20/11/2013

    State affiliate BIOPRO Baden-Württemberg, an agency focussing on medical engineering, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals in Baden-Württemberg, presents itself at MEDICA. Find us at the Baden-Württemberg joint booth (hall 16 C41) to obtain information about our region. The recently published industry report “Healthcare Industry 2013, Facts and Figures for Baden-Württemberg” containing current data on medical engineering as well as a biotech guide…

  • Press release - 25/10/2013

    On 05.12.2013, the NMI holds a workshop in the NMI Innovation Forum in Reutlingen about "sticking and checking in medical technology in 2013." The event to innovative joining, testing and coating process for medical technology takes place from 1 till 5 pm. The application is possible till 29.11.2013. The attendance fee is 20 euros.

  • Press release - 16/10/2013

    The BIOTECHNICA trade show rolled out the red carpet for its exhibitors. Over 10,000 visitors walked over the carpet to inspect the exhibits that were on display at the Baden-Württemberg booth. The impressive exhibits of the companies showed that Baden-Württemberg has many highly innovative SMEs in the life sciences field.

  • Press release - 15/10/2013

    The immatics biotechnologies GmbH, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing advanced multi-peptide cancer vaccines that are active against cancer, today announced that it has closed a 34 million Euros Series D financing round. The funding round was supported by existing investors including dievini Hopp Biotech holding, Wellington Partners, MIG-advised funds and AT Impf GmbH. Under the terms of the fundraising, immatics will receive…

  • Press release - 05/08/2013

    Plants can be genetically modified in a way that enables them to produce pharmaceutically active proteins for various indications. The small moss Physcomitrella patens is able to produce more complex molecules than bacteria. Moreover, moss is less expensive to grow and less susceptible to pathogenic contaminants than Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) cells. greenovation Biotech GmbH, which has its headquarters in Heilbronn and a branch in Freiburg,…

  • Press release - 23/07/2013

    The integration of new tools & methods of "High Performance Mass Spectrometry in Life Sciences" is the focus of this year's "Mass Spectrometry Workshop" at the University of Konstanz. The workshop is hosted by the University of Konstanz and the German Society for Mass Spectrometry.

  • Press release - 22/07/2013

    BIOPRO Baden-Württembergs business development activities have led to the establishment of a new distribution partnership between Heidelberg-based Medicyte GmbH and Dutch Westburg BV. When BIOPRO searches for international partners for Baden-Württemberg companies the state agency often makes use of its international network partners and in this case BIOPROs contact with the Netherlands Business Support Office Stuttgart NBSO brought the desired…

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