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60486 Frankfurt am Main

Dr. Sebastian Hiessl
Phone: +49 (0)69 7564-301
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VBU Member List

VBU - Vereinigung Deutscher Biotechnologie-Unternehmen
            Association of German Biotechnology Companies

VBU is an federation of companies and institutions active in the fields of biotechnology and related sectors, such as pharmaceutical technology, diagnostics, medical and laboratory technology. VBU is the active interface between companies, scientific research institutions and networks, providing a platform for cooperation, communication and information.



VBU Acticities

Please visit the German language webpages for an up-to-date list of our activities.


Export initiative "Health Made in Germany"
"Health Made in Germany" is the export initiative for the German healthcare industry. It supports international companies and organizations that are interested in establishing contact with potential German partners and suppliers. Set up by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), the initiative bundles expert market intelligence for easy industry access. It provides market information about the German healthcare market by publishing market studies on different healthcare sectors. VBU cooperates with the initiative and informs the community about their current publications.

More information and publications

DECHEMA Events 2019 / 2020

Algae biotechnology, 3D Cell Culture, Systems Biology, Young Scientist Workshops, and more.The DECHEMA conferences, workshops, PRAXISforums, summer schools und courses focus on current topics in the fields of biotechnology and chemical engineering.

Calendar of Events