News from the BioRegion STERN

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

06/04/2018 | Fraunhofer-Institut für Grenzflächen- und Bioverfahrenstechnik IGB

Insects supply chitin as a raw material for the textile industry

Harmful chemicals are often used in textile processing. That is why the Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB is researching harmless biobased alternatives. The Institute is working on utilizing side streams from the animal feed manufacture for the production of chitosan. The biopolymer is supposed to be used as a s...
05/30/2018 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

A new method measures the immune cell response within minutes

T cells fight pathogens and tumors: Researchers from the Universities of Tübingen and Lübeck present a simple and fast method to rapidly assess their function
05/15/2018 | Universität Stuttgart

Low levels of medication residues in the environment

Researchers from the University of Stuttgart prove the degradation of diclofenac in soil samples for the first time
04/27/2018 | Curetis GmbH

Curetis to Raise EUR 4 .1 Million in Equity Offering with Access to Additional USD 10 million in Equity Over 36 Months

Company to Issue 854,166 New Shares at EUR 4.80 Per Share
04/23/2018 | Curetis GmbH

Curetis to Publish its 2017 Annual Results on April 30, 2018

Curetis N.V., a developer of next-level molecular diagnostic solutions, today announced that it will publish its full-year 2017 financial results on April 30, 2018. In addition, the Company will host a public earnings conference call and webcast on April 30, 2018, at 03:00 pm CET / 09:00am EDT to present the financial results of 2017, highlight the...
04/18/2018 | Curetis GmbH

Curetis: Novel Products and Study Data to be Presented at ECCMID 2018

Curetis N.V., a developer of next-level molecular diagnostic solutions, today announced that the Company and its subsidiary Ares Genetics GmbH will present novel products, data, and services during this year’s European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) in Madrid, Spain, from April 21-24, 2018. Curetis and Ares Genet...
04/04/2018 | Curetis GmbH

Curetis’ Unyvero BCU Blood Culture Application Receives Approval from Singapore Health Sciences Authority

Second market authorization for Unyvero Cartridges this year in Singapore
04/03/2018 | Fraunhofer-Institut für Grenzflächen- und Bioverfahrenstechnik IGB

Markus Wolperdinger takes over the management of Fraunhofer IGB

Dr. Markus Wolperdinger has taken over the management of the Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB as of March 1, 2018. Wolperdinger, who has a doctoral degree in chemistry and many years of industry experience in the field of industrial biotechnology and plant construction, is already very familiar with the Institu...
03/06/2018

Curetis subsidiary Ares Genetics wins incubator stay in Silicon Valley

Curetis N.V., a developer of next-level molecular diagnostic solutions, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Ares Genetics GmbH (Vienna, Austria) has been selected as a winner of the “GoSiliconValley” competition of the Austrian Economic Chambers (WKO).
03/02/2018

One for all: super-resolution microscopy with one universal nanobody

To make cellular structures easily accessible for super-resolution microscopy, scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology in Marburg, the Natural and Medical Sciences Institute (NMI) in Reutlingen and the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen have developed a new strategy for dense, unobtrusive labeling of proteins. In a st...
02/16/2018 | Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

New process allows tailor-made malaria research

Model of infection from Tübingen successfully tested in Africa: volunteers are being infected with malaria parasites in a controlled manner - New findings on naturally acquired immunity and resistance to malaria