EFRELand Brandenburgbe Berlin

About the Healthcare Industries Cluster

The Berlin-Brandenburg region is one of the leading life sciences and healthcare industries centers in the world. The region’s main strengths are its unique concentration of science, clinics and business and the close network they maintain. Numerous technology parks and networks in different fields, above all biotechnology and medical technology, create an ideal infrastructure for transforming the latest scientific findings into innovative products for the healthcare sector. The systematic innovation policy under the joint innovation strategy of the states Berlin and Brandenburg (innoBB) aims to expand the cluster's development and drive top performance for the regional and global healthcare markets.

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Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals

With cutting-edge research and development from molecules to products, biotechnology in the capital region provides an excellent environment for global players in the pharmaceuticals industry and top scientists.

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Medical Technology

World leaders in medical technology – many of the over 300 medical technology companies in Berlin-Brandenburg can claim this title. They benefit from the close network between science, business and clinics here.

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Innovative Patient Care & Rehabilitation

For medical care and rehabilitation or nursing care – in the capital region, patients of all ages will benefit from capable, highly networked medical care at the highest level.

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Health Tourism & Prevention

Berlin-Brandenburg is one of the most attractive healthcare regions with an international flair. It provides lots of space and a wide range of services for prevention, medical tourism and wellness.

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AudioCure Pharma GmbH secures funding of about EUR 9 million for the further development of their lead candidate, AC102, in hearing loss

AudioCure, a pharmaceutical R&D company headquartered in Germany, announces today that it has secured an A-round of about EUR 9 million from MED-EL, HTGF and private investors. MED-EL receives exclusive licensing rights and... ► Read more ...


Berlin and Brandenburg medtech companies showcase their expertise at MEDICA 2016

Every year around mid-November, the international medical technology community gathers at MEDICA and Compamed in Düsseldorf. Naturally, the cluster HealthCapital was present with two joint booths in halls 15 and 3, featuring 44... ► Read more ...


New circRTrain network offers PhD training for researchers studying circular RNAs

Venturing into one of the new big topics in RNA biology, the circRTrain network of eight scientific experts from Europe and Israel will be coordinated by Nikolaus Rajewsky, MDC, BIMSB. 15 PhD candidates will be trained in... ► Read more ...



Event Date 06.11.17 to 08.11.17

BIO-Europe 2017

Berlin: the place to be for BIO-Europe 2017! ► Read more ...


Event Date 15.10.17 to 17.10.17

9th World Health Summit

Held once a year, the WHS has grown into the world’s most prominent forum for addressing global health issues. It brings together key leaders from academia, politics, civil society, and the private sector to address the most... ► Read more ...


Event Date 20.06.17 to 22.06.17
CityCube Berlin
Messedamm 26
14055 Berlin

Capital Congress Medicine and Health

About 8000 decision makers and high level representatives from politics, organisations, healthcare industry and healthcare management, insurances, science, medicine and care will again come together for the 20th Capital Congress... ► Read more ...