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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Abstract Submission for the 5th GSCN Conference

Submission deadline for abstracts to be considered for oral presentation will be 31 May 2017. Abstract submission deadline for poster presentations will be 20 July 2017. ► Read more ...


Eckert & Ziegler 2016 annual financial statements: Sales and profit according to plan. Gross profit margin up by 6%. Change in the Supervisory Board

Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG, a Berlin-based company specializing in isotope technology for medical, scientific and industrial applications, reported sales of € 138.0 million (prior year: € 140.0 million) in... ► Read more ...


A European success story

The European Research Council (ERC) is celebrating its 10th anniversary this week. Some 14 researchers at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine have benefited so far from its funding – in some cases more than once. ► 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 15.10.17 to 17.10.17
Karl-Marx-Allee 131a
10243 Berlin

Startup Track 2017 – World Health Summit

The World Health Summit is the annual conference of the M8 Alliance of Academic Health Centers, Universities and National Academies. Through the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) for Health, it is organized in collaboration with... ► Read more ...