Press Releases

New Project Manager completes BioPark-Team

(No. 173) At BioPark Regensburg Dr. Ilja Hagen has been supporting the new project for healthcare since 1st October. Dr. Hagen was previously Project Manager at Forum MedTech Pharma e.V. in Nuremberg and there amongst other activities was responsible for the Bavarian Cluster Medical  Technology.

Regensburg BVIZ-Vice President reelected

(No. 173) The Managing Director of BioPark Regensburg GmbH Dr. Thomas Diefenthal has been elected for a further two years as Vice President at the 51st General Assembly of the Federal Association for German Innovation, Technology and Start-Up Centers (BVIZ).

Second Workshop on Health Care Sector

(No. 172) The activities for the development of a "Health Care Sector Masterplan" for the region Regensburg are continually striding ahead. In the second event in the workshop series, thecontent cornerstones in the topic fields of "digitalization / e-health / telemedicine / medical technology" have been set – by the end of the year three more workshops on further subject areas are to follow.

First Workshop on Health Care Sector

(No. 171) At BioPark Regensburg the activities for the development of a "Health Care Sector Masterplan" for the Region Regensburg are striding ahead. In one of the first workshops the content cornerstones were set in the thematic areas of "cell therapy" and "oncology" – workshops on further thematic areas to follow.

numares completes another financing round

(No. 170) numares AG, a system provider of innovative in-vitro diagnostic systems based at BioPark Regensburg has successfully completed another financing round. The investors include Wachstumsfonds Bayern, a Bavarian growth fund managed by Bayern Kapital that will provide €2 million. The additional funds will be used to expand the development pipeline and fuel the company's continued international expansion.

State-of-the-Art Oncology for East Bavaria

(No. 169) The University Clinic in Regensburg and the Caritas Hospital St. Josef in Regensburg have brought the "Comprehensive Cancer Center Ostbayern" (CCCO) to life. The CCCO contributes to establising the highest medical standards for oncology and developing new diagnostic and treatment  processes.

Growth Capital for Lophius Biosciences

(No. 169) The Biotech company Lophius Biosciences located in BioPark Regensburg has been able to successfully conclude a further round of financing for over 4.25 million €. With this fresh capital the focused development of a new diagnostic test to detect active tuberculosis will be financed.

BioPark promotes e-mobility for leaseholders & visitors

(No. 168) With the support of REWAG an e-charging station has been set up at BioPark Regensburg. The  "green" mayor Jürgen Huber took the opportunity to put the charging station into operation with his own i3 BMW company car to fill up with eco-electricity.

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.