Tübingen has emerged as an interesting industrial hub in the southern Germany – currently, it is a home to approx. 26 companies and university’s core facilities providing a range of biotechnological, biopharmaceutical and bioinformatical services. These services can be general as well as customer/project-specific handled by the subject-specialists, a wide range to choose from for the talented Tübingen-based scientific minds. If you are considering Tübingen for your next career step or have been long looking for the perfect collaboration partners, look no more – here we present you companies and services specializing in biotechnology, biopharmaceutics and bioinformatics. Their services are boosting research and technological innovations and providing a range of career opportunities for students and professionals in the field.

Additional information can be found in the following table:

Table 1: List of various biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and bioinformatics companies/services in Tübingen

No.NameYear of foundationTypeSize ServicesURLAddress
1.        Acousia Therapeutics GmbH2012Biotechnology 2Drug development against hearing losshttp://www.acousia.com/Sindelfinger Straße 3, 72070 Tübingen
2.        Atriva Therapeutics GmbH2015Biotechnology 8Drug development against influenza and other respiratory viral infectionshttp://www.atriva-therapeutics.com/ Christophstraße 32, 72072 Tübingen
3.        Biametrics GmbH2010Biotechnology 11Study interactions between biomolecules: Protein-protein interactions, pharmaceutical screening, kinetics, cell-based assays, disease diagnosticshttp://biametrics.com/Waldhäuser Straße 64, 72076 Tübingen
4.        c.ATG2015Biotechnology + Bioinformatics15Sample extraction and preparation, NGS (genome, exome, transcriptome, methylation), microarray, bioinformatics analysishttp://www.c-atg.de/ Calwerstraße 7, 72076 Tübingen
5.        C.A.T. GmbH & Co. Chromatography and Analysis KG1984Biotechnology 13Chromatographic analyses (GC, GC-MS, HPLC, HPLC-MSn, IC) especially analysis of peptides and amino acid derivatives.http://www.cat-online.com/ Heerweg 10, 72070 Tübingen
6.        CAG GmbH -Center for Animal Genetics2014Biotechnology Molecular analysis of animal genetics and hereditary diseases and NGS of animals https://www.centerforanimalgenetics.com/Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 23, 72076 Tübingen
7.        CeGaT GmbH -Center for Genomics and Transcriptomics2009Biotechnology + Bioinformatics601) NGS: Genome, exome, transcriptome, RAD genotyping, metagenome 2) Diagnostics: Single gene, panel, focus, exome, tumor, array CGH, non-invasive prenatal testhttps://www.cegat.de/ Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 23, 72076 Tübingen
8.        CeMeT GmbH -Center for Metagenomics 2014Biotechnology + Bioinformatics16S rRNA gene analysis, shotgun metagenomic analysis (DNA isolation to bioinformatics analysis)https://www.cemet.dePaul-Ehrlich-Straße 23, 72076 Tübingen
9.        Cenata GmbH2014Biotechnology 13Diagnostic laboratory for prenatal screening for chromosomal disorders.http://www.cenata.de/Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 23, 72076 Tübingen
10.    Computomics GmbH2012Bioinformatics10NGS data analysis: De novo assembly and annotation, transcriptomics, genotypic, genomic selections, metagenomics, epigenomicshttps://computomics.comChristophstraße 32, 72072 Tübingen
11.    CureVac AG2000Biopharmaceutical + Bioinformatics~ 340 employeesProduction and therapeutic application of mRNA: RNA-based cancer therapies, prophylactic vaccines and molecular therapieshttp://www.curevac.com/ Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 15, 72076 Tübingen
12.    EMC microcollections GmbH1996BiotechnologyPeptide and protein chemistry, immunochemistry, screening compundshttps://www.microcollections.de/Sindelfinger Straße 3, 72070 Tübingen
13.    HB Technologies AG1992Biotechnology + Bioinformatics45Bioinformatics software development, big data analyticshttps://www.h-net.com/Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 5, 72076 Tübingen
14.    Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH2000Biopharmaceutical150Development of T-cell redirecting immunotherapies for cancerhttp://immatics.com/Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 15, 72076 Tübingen
15.    Intavis Bioanalytical Instruments AG2000Biotechnology23Development of techniques and instruments for biomolecular research and peptide synthesis https://intavis.com/Waldhäuser Straße 64, 72076 Tübingen
16.    Mireca Medicines GmbH2017Biopharmaceutical3Drug development against photoreceptor mutations (neuro-degenerative eye diseases)https://www.mireca.eu/Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 5, 72076 Tübingen
17.    Novineon Healthcare Technology Partners GmbH / Novineon CRO & Consulting Ltd. 2001Biotechnology Healthcare technology consulting, research and investment companyhttp://www.novineon.com/Dorfackerstraße 26, 72074 Tübingen
18.    Novis GmbH2009BiotechnologyBioleaching, bioenergy, food-upgradinghttp://www.novis.com/Vor dem Kreuzberg 17, 72070 Tübingen
19.    Owisan -Biotechnische Entwicklungen und Vertrieb OHGBiotechnologyDeveloped a germination process that produces growth-active seeds from cerealshttp://www.owisan.de/Moempelgarder Weg 10, 72072 Tübingen
20.    Quantitative Biology Center (QBiC)2012Bioinformatics C~20Research, software development and consultation: Experimental design, data management, data analysis, interpretation and storage for NGS (genomes, exomes, transcriptomes, Chip-Seq), proteomics, metabolomics, structural biologyhttp://www.uni-tuebingen.de/en/research/research-infrastructure/quantitative-biology-center-qbic.htmlAuf der Morgenstelle 10, 72076 Tübingen
21.    Rapp Polymere GmbH1993BiotechnologyProduction of high quality resins for solid phase synthesis (SPS) and polyethylene glycol derivatives.http://www.rapp-polymere.com/Ernst-Simon-Straße 9, 72072 Tübingen
22.    Sohena GmbH2005BiotechnologySynthesis of various substances, analytics and consultinghttp://www.sohena.de/Auf der Morgenstelle 18, 72076 Tübingen
23.    SP Sourcon Padena GmbH1999Biotechnology4Research and development of microbial products for agricultural purposehttps://en.sourcon-padena.de/Sindelfinger Straße 3, 72070 Tübingen
24.    Synimmune GmbH2010Biotechnology Development of mono- and bispecific anti-tumor antibodies for the treatment of deadly diseases, especially orphan hematopoietic malignancieshttps://www.synimmune.de/welcome/ Alte Landstraße 42, 72072 Tübingen
25.    Synovo GmbH2004Biopharmaceutical50Bio-analytics, chemistry services; in vitro assays, microbiology assays, biomarkers and haematology assays, drug development for inflammation and innate immune processeshttps://synovo.com/Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 15, 72076 Tübingen
26.    Transgenic Facility TübingenBiotechnology CGeneration of transgenic animal models to study human hereditary diseaseshttp://www.medgen-tuebingen.de/en/core_transgenic.htmlOtfried-Müller-Straße 27, 72076 Tübingen

Gurpreet Kaur is currently a Bioinformatics Research Scientist at Quantitative Biology Center (QBiC), University of Tübingen, Tübingen.


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