Press Releases

BioPark Guest in the US Partner City Tempe

(No. 167) A delegation from Regensburg at the invitation of the partner city Tempe in the US Federal State of Arizona visited the biotechnology cluster there. At the moment the city is developing a similar BioPark project to Regensburg.

Start of a new Dimension of Networking

(No. 166) There is a newer, faster WLAN fiber optic hotspot from R-KOM operating at BioPark Regensburg. This makes it possible for all employees, visitors and participants at events in the lecture theater and conference area to use the internet at no cost for 2 hours per day.

Regensburg Sensors for the Life Sciences

(No. 166) The business field of sensor materials at the Fraunhofer EMFT in BioPark Regensburg is developing novel sensors for man and the environment. These have various areas of application in occupational safety, foodstuff safety and the early recognition of multiresistant pathogens.  

Venus Medtech buys Transcatheter Technologies

(No. 165) The medical technology company located in the BioPark has developed a novel solution in the treatment of structural heart disease and valvular defects. The innovative technology portfolio has now been bought by the Chinese company Venus Medtech.

Health Tourism in the Region Regensburg

(No. 164) As part of its location analysis on the healthcare industry, BioPark Regensburg GmbH has supported a bachelor thesis at the Technical University of Deggendorf, which deals with the question regarding the establishment of a health tourism cluster. 

Current BioPark Business Report 2015

(No. 163) The current development of the life science companies in the BioRegion Regensburg demonstrates a mild increase in the number of companies and rising numbers of employees. The new business figures presented by BioPark Regensburg GmbH for 2015 for the cluster in East Bavaria amount to 51 companies and 3,863 employees.

Analysis : „Medical Technology in Bavaria 2015“

(No. 162) The industry network Forum MedTech Pharma e.V., in which BioPark Regensburg GmbH is a member, has collected current data on medtech. In addition to manufacturers and suppliers and service providers were included. According to this a total of 1,000 companies and 80,000 employees are working in this industry.

Initial Results on Location Analysis Health Sector in Regensburg

(No. 162) The initial results of the location analysis on the health sector were presented by the consulting company Capgemini Consulting at the BioPark. They show a series of opportunities for the region. 

Startup Weekend at BioPark Regensburg

(Nr. 161) Start-up in three days ! That was the goal of 50 start-up enthusiasts from the region who met this weekend at the BioPark. Seven start-up teams used this opportunity and put their ideas into business models in a brief amount of time with the support of their mentors.

FIT production new in BioRegio Regensburg

(Nr. 160) The company operating in Lupburg near Parsberg in Upper Palatinate is the newest addition to the cluster from the field of medical technology. With state-of-the-art 3D printers individual implants made of titanium are produced as prototypes or for patients in series production.