Press Releases

Presentation of the Masterplan for Healthcare in Regensburg

(Nr. 191) Over one hundred guests from politics, healthcare, business and science came to the presentation of the “Masterplan-Healthcare” for Regensburg and the region. By linking the regional strengths in the fields of medical care and information technology, potentials in the field of Health-IT can be realized.

First Edition of Regensburg Startup Guide

(No. 190) BioPark Regensburg GmbH, an enterprise of the city of Regensburg, has published its first startup guide. It offers orientation and an overview of the various offers in the startup scene in Regensburg. In total 18 partner organizations have participated and offered proactive support for startups in the cathedral city.  

3 million € new building for construction by Cfm and Iris Biotech

(No. 189) Success needs more space! In Lorenzreuth in Marktredwitz both companies are constructing a new two-storey office and storage building for 30 employees to also be able to grow further in the future.

Storage of green energy with power-to-gas plants

(No. 189) The East Bavarian Technical University Regensburg (OTH Regensburg) is coordinating the exciting research project ORBIT. The eight partners amongst others from Upper Palatinate are working on the further development of bioreactors to be able to make the storage of energy sustainable.

Health fund TK supports Start-Ups in Healthcare

(No. 188) At their new premises at BioPark Regensburg the health fund Techniker Krankenkasse (TK) offers startups a point of contact for various questions on the primary health care market. Furthermore TK promotes innovative products and ideas for the healthcare sector of the future with the Health-i-Initiative.

Funding of Tinnitus Research in Regensburg

(No. 187) With the program ESIT (European School for Interdisciplinary Tinnitus Research) the EU is funding with 3.8 million € for a duration of four years the training of emerging researchers in the field of tinnitus research. The Tinitus Centre of the University Regensburg is acting here as coordinator of the twelve European project partners at the Regional Hospital.

New Rounds for the BioPark Innovation Prize

(No. 186) For the sixth time BioPark Regensburg together with Patent Attorneys Dehml & Bettehausen are giving out two innovation prizes for application-oriented ideas in science, research and healthcare.

Assay.Works is doubling its molecular library

(No. 186) Assay.Works is expanding its active substance library to 150,000 low molecular weight compounds in its cooperation with the Scottish company BioAscent Discovery Ltd (BioAscent).

Healthcare Regensburg is being launched

(No. 185) BioPark Regensburg GmbH is launching its new brand "Healthcare Regensburg". In the future all activities within the project Healthcare in Regensburg will be clustered under its registered trademark.

Lophius augments its round of financing

(No. 185) The company located in BioPark Regensburg announced the augmentation of the first tranche of  the just recently completed round of financing from 5.2 million € to 7.4 million €. Participating in the augmentation of financing are VRD GmbH, one of the current key investors, "Growth Fund for Bavaria" from Bayern Kapital GmbH and Wolf Biotech GmbH.