EFRELand Brandenburgbe Berlin

Life Sciences Report 2015

About the unit for Medical Technology

Medical technology in Berlin-Brandenburg is characterized by successful technology transfer and the quick translation of research results into competitive products. The particularly smooth cooperation between clinics, science and research and business delivers innovations to patients earlier than expected. Thanks to networks that include all of the players along the entire value-added chain, the region has the highest Germany-wide growth rates.

Strategic Goals

Developing the capital region into the highest-growth medical technology location in Europe by improving the international competitive edge of industry, science and clinics

Consistently advancing current cutting-edge technologies across clusters and establishing pioneering new technologies

Identifying and removing translational barriers and linking research, development and patient care more closely

Key Subjects and Measures

Expanding expertise and capacities to use for relevant indications and innovations

Expanding the existing technological base and accelerating the development of highly innovative future fields

Accelerating and establishing more effective exchange between science, business and patient care

Leveraging cross-cluster projects