News from the BioRegion STERN

Here you'll find all press releases and news from companies and institutes in the STERN BioRegion.


Retina Implant AG discontinues business activities

Unfortunately, the history of our company is coming to an end. The shareholders of Retina Implant AG resolved to dissolve the company at an extraordinary general meeting held on 19 March 2019.

02.04.2019 | Curetis GmbH

Curetis Introduces Unyvero AMR Atlas to Support Adoption of Rapid DNATesting for Antibiotic Resistance

Curetis N.V. (the "Company" and, together with its subsidiaries, "Curetis"), a developer of next-level molecular diagnostic solutions, today announced that it will introd...
26.03.2019 | Curetis GmbH

Curetis and Menarini Diagnostics Enter into Strategic Pan-European Exclusive Partnership for the Distribution of Curetis’ Unyvero

Curetis N.V. (the "Company" and, together with its subsidiaries, "Curetis"), a developer of next-level molecular diagnostic solutions, today announced that it has entered...
20.03.2019 | Mireca Medicines GmbH

Mireca’s key patent application receives “Notice of Allowance” from USPTO

Tübingen, Germany, February 20th, 2019 – Mireca Medicines GmbH, an ophthalmology start-up company developing treatments for inherited retinal degeneration, receives the validating “Notice of Allowance” from the USPTO for its proprietary formulation a...

Idris Oncology one of first companies to receive free human tissue through Codex4SME’s

The Leiden based biotechnology firm Idris Oncology is one of the three SME’s in Europe to receive human tissue through the Codex4SME’s consortium, in order to help them p...
12.02.2019 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

How sleep strengthens the immune system

Scientists at the University of Tübingen discover new mechanism that supports our immune system during sleep

04.02.2019 | CureVac AG

CureVac Appoints Stefan Mueller, Ph.D., as Vice President Preclinical

Drug development veteran to focus on advancing the company’s preclinical portfolio of programs in naturally optimized mRNA

01.02.2019 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Novel unusual sugar from cyanobacteria acts as natural herbicide

Chemists and microbiologists at Tübingen University discover sugar molecule that inhibits the growth of plants and microorganisms and is harmless to human cells ‒ An alternative to controversial glyphosate?

28.01.2019 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

A safer way to correct faulty DNA

University of Tübingen researchers take RNA editing a step closer to treating hereditary diseases


CureVac Appoints Dimitris Voliotis, M.D., Dr. med., as Chief Development Officer

Drug development veteran to lead CureVac’s global product development efforts as the company looks to advance its pipeline of mRNA-based products

21.01.2019 | Fraunhofer-Institut für Produktionstechnik und Automatisierung IPA

From Stuttgart to the world: Fraunhofer IPA turns 60

"Future is our product" is the motto of the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA. The institute produces innovations and solutions for industrial applications and bridges the gap between science and practice. This is ...
10.12.2018 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Bernd Engler re-elected as Tübingen University President

Senate and University Board confirm incumbent

21.11.2018 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Researchers uncover camouflage strategy of multi-resistant bacteria

Breakthrough in the investigation of feared pathogens − Previously unknown protein in a key role

20.11.2018 | Universität Hohenheim

On its 200th Anniversary: Minister-President Commends University of Hohenheim’s Forward-Looking Focus

Winfried Kretschmann, Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg and graduate of the University of Hohenheim congratulates his alma mater / Fritz Kuhn, Lord Mayor of Stuttga...
26.10.2018 | Universität Stuttgart

Against resistant germs: new research group

The growing numbers of resistant bacterial pathogenic agents and with this the increasing limitation of available active antibiotics poses one of the greatest challenges of the global health system. The research group “antibioPPAP”, funded for three years by the Ministry for Science and Culture from the State of Baden-Württemberg under the leadersh...