In our database of the scientific institutions you can find short descriptions of the research institutes in the Berlin-Brandenburg region.
The special strength of the Berlin-Brandenburg region lies in its scientific potential. As part of restructuring the scientific landscape in the early nineties, research potential from East and West was brought together and powerful scientific institutions were established. Today, the region boasts the highest density of universities, research institutes and clinics in Germany and consequently offers a concentration and variety in research and training that is unique in Germany.
For an overview of all scientific facilities in Berlin please go to the BERLIN SCIENCES Navigator.
It is the strategy of the Berlin-Brandenburg region to network of the strong scientific and industrial capacities in selected focus areas and to turn them into competence centers of international acclaim.
In biotechnology, these are primarily the research fields of genomics, proteomics, biohybrid technologies, regenerative medicine, and nutrigenomics, which are characterized by a strongly expanding market volume. These core areas of biotechnology in Berlin-Brandenburg are supplemented by important enabling technologies.
In these areas, there are strong regional networks, which at the same time have supraregional and international ties. They advance the transfer of technology and research as well as cooperation between companies and are very successful in attracting venture capital.