The BioPark Regensburg GmbH is the management and administrative headquarters of the biotechnology research cluster known as BioRegio Regensburg in East Bavaria. Located strategically at the northernmost point of the Danube, in the Austrian-Czech-German triangle, the area is regarded as the gateway to the East of the extended European Union. Currently 50 firms with 3872 employees are active in the field of life sciences in BioRegio Regensburg. As a result it has become the most important region for Biotechnology in Bavaria, second only to Munich.