Biomedical goes Technology

Innovative technologies for biomedical engineering

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Lifeline Water

Our seas, oceans and waters are a valuable asset that needs to be explored and to protected. Fraunhofer IBMT deals in many fields with these lifelines. Science Year 2016*17

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Automated Biobanking

Technology platform for modern, automated therapeutically and diagnostically-oriented biobanks in industry and research

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Ultrasound at its best

Modular ultrasound platform and technologies for medicine, biotechnology, non-destructive testing and sonar applications

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Minute, active and compatible

Implantable assistance & monitoring systems, neuroprosthetics, miniaturized systems for cellular biotechnology, biomedical engineering

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Personalized medicine - safe at home

Home care, telemedicine platforms, personal health systems, intelligent assistants, communication components for telemedical health care

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Diagnostic laboratories on the road

"laboratory of the future", innovative laboratory technologies, sustainable and comprehensive platforms for vertical integration in laboratory technology, mobile epidemiologic laboratories

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The Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering IBMT acts as a device and technology developer when it comes to the solution of individual research and development projects and tasks from the areas of biomedical/medical engineering, medical (molecular and cellular) biotechnology, biohybrid technology, bioprocessing & bioanalytics, cryo(bio)technology and nano(bio)technology, ultrasound technology, biomedical microsystems, neuroprosthetics and implants, health information systems, theranostics, (mobile) laboratory technology as well as laboratory automation including in-line/on-line process control. For more than 10 years, Fraunhofer IBMT has been working in the field of stem cell research and hosting extensive cell line stocks in industrial and clinically structured biobanks for low temperature storage of valuable samples (fluids, cells, tissue fragments).

360° tour - A virtual tour through laboratories and premises of the Fraunhofer IBMT at Sulzbach

Core Competences

Research and Development

 

Medical Biotechnology

 

Ultrasound

 

Biomedical Engineering

Business Areas

 

Laboratory Technology

 

Theranostics

 

Medical Engineering

Current Topics

 

OCEANS 2017 Aberdeen: 3D Sonar Technology Made in Germany

High-resolution 3D imaging on short distances

Fraunhofer IBMT at the OCEANS conference, Aberdeen, Scotland, June 19-22, 2017, Booth No. 4

 

Microhole chip: Single cells lined up like ducks in a row

Chip accommodates 200,000 cells

 

 

Science Year 2016*17

Maritime & Hydrographic Research Topics

Seas, oceans and waters are a valuable asset. Fraunhofer IBMT deals with these lifelines: algae as the basis for stem cell cultivation, detection of nano amounts in environmental samples or in technologies such as scalable sonar sensor systems, pressure-balanced modules and autonomous water vehicles.

 

EC-Project HISENTS: Multi-Organ Platform for Risk Assesment of Nanomaterials

European scientists develop a multimodular microchip platform for predicting the behaviour of nanomaterials in the body

 

Review

Alternative to Implant Batteries and Induction - Ultrasound Technology wirelessly Powers Active Implants

Project NanoUmwelt - Detecting Minute Nano Amounts in Environmental Samples

Launch of New European Stem Cell Bank

EBiSC, the European Bank for induced pluripotent Stem Cells announces the public launch of its on-line catalogue of induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPSCs) which are available to academic and commercial scientists for use in disease modelling and other forms of pre-clinical research.

Compact Multibeam Echosounder for AUVs and ROVs - IBMT at OCEANOLOGY 2016

Fraunhofer IBMT at Oceanology International 2016 London, Excel, March 15-17, 2016, Booth H600

 

Headquarters Sulzbach (Saarland)

Site St. Ingbert (Saarland)

Branch Münster/Wolbeck (North Rhine-Westphalia)

Liaison Office Berlin (Berlin)