Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI

Fraunhofer IZI degree candidate honored with Karl Schügerl Award

Press Release | July 9, 2019

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Saxony's Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer visits Fraunhofer IZI

Press Release | June 11, 2019

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Registration open for theme day "CAR-T cells and beyond"

16 & 17 September 2019 at the Fraunhofer IZI in Leipzig, Germany

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We transfer biomedical research into the clinic.

The Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI investigates and develops solutions to specific problems at the interfaces of medicine, life sciences and engineering. One of the institute‘s main tasks is to conduct contract research for companies, hospitals, diagnostic laboratories and research institutes operating in the field of biotechnology, pharma­ceuticals and medical engineering.

The Fraunhofer IZI develops, optimizes and validates methods, materials and products for the business units Cell and Gene Therapy, Drugs and Diagnostics. Its areas of competence lie in cell biology, immunology, drug biochemistry, bioanalytics and bioproduction as well as process development and automation. In these areas, research specifically focusses on the indications oncology, immunological diseases as well as infectious diseases and neurodegenerative diseases.

The institute works in close cooperation with hospital institutions and performs quality tests besides carrying out the GMP-compliant manufacture of clinical test samples. Furthermore, it helps partners obtain manufacturing licenses and permits.

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Press information / 9.7.2019

Fraunhofer IZI degree candidate honored with Karl Schügerl Award

Julia Penk, degree candidate at the Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI received one of the 2019 Karl Schügerl Awards in recognition of her thesis.

 

Press information / 11.6.2019

Saxony's Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer visits Fraunhofer IZI

The Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI welcomed Saxony's Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer and Novartis Oncology Germany on Tuesday June 11, 2019

1.4.2019

Registration open for theme day "CAR-T cells and beyond"

As part of the Fraunhofer Life Science Symposium, the German Society for Gene Therapy e.V. (DG-GT e.V.) will be hosting a theme day this year on "CAR-T cells and beyond". Registration is now open for the event, organised by DG-GT e.V. in collaboration with Fraunhofer IZI. Join us on 16 and 17 September 2019 at Fraunhofer IZI in Leipzig, Germany, and register now and submit your abstract until 7 July 2019.

 

 

Press information / 20.3.2019

Technology for health monitoring of dairy cows successfully licensed out

A test system has been developed at Fraunhofer IZI to assess the health of dairy cows and identify sick animals in the herd at an early stage based on immunological biomarkers in the milk. With the company NovaTec Immundiagnostica GmbH, an industry partner has now been found that will ...

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