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Mobile units and safety laboratories in the context of time-critical pandemic events

Strategies and concepts for productivity assurance through rapid on-site testing





Miniaturized ultrasound systems in medical technology

Intelligent ultrasonic sensors for postoperative bladder monitoring





Innovation driver digitization - "Smart Health“

I-call - When microimplants communicate with each other





Video on the mobile epiLab of the Fraunhofer IBMT in use in the SaarCoScreen project

The mobile Fraunhofer IBMT epidemiological laboratory (epiLab) in use for nationwide early detection and prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infections 





Fraunhofer expertise in action against SARS-CoV-2

The mobile Fraunhofer IBMT epidemiological laboratory (epiLab) in use for nationwide early detection and prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infections





Ultrasound serving cultural heritage in museums

From March 2020 onwards, the successful collaboration to preserve cultural heritage within the research alliance "Kulturerbe" (FALKE) will be continued in a second phase. The Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering IBMT will offer its researchers’ expertise in the subject area technical ultrasound.





Künstliche Intelligenz in der Transplantationsmedizin

Effektiv Vorhersagemodelle für Krankheitsverläufe nach Stammzelltransplantation entwickeln und validieren

Dipl.-Inform. Stephan Kiefer, Health Information Systems
Talk at the PharmaForum 2020, 12.03.2020, Mainz, Germany




NanoEDGE: Wearable electronics and printed electrodes for EEG and EMG recordings

Nano-based wearable electronics for mental disorder diagnosis and functional restoration: Production technologies and devices.



MEDICA 2019: Minimally invasive diagnostics with multimodal imaging

Improved biopsies with MRI-compatible ultrasound system. The MRI-compatible ultrasound system will be on display at the MEDICA trade fair in Düsseldorf from November 18 to 21, 2019 (Hall 10, Booth G05).



New approaches for a more precise radiation therapy of cancer

Ultrasound expertise of the Fraunhofer IBMT in the visionary EU-FET Open Project AMPHORA
(Acoustic markers for enhanced remote sensing of radiation doses).




New screening approach in the fight against viruses

In the ViroSens project, researchers from the Fraunhofer IBMT and EMFT are working together with industrial partners on a novel analytical method to make the potency testing of vaccines more efficient and cost-effective. The method combines electrochemical sensor technology and biotechnology and, for the first time, enables a completely automated analysis of the infection status of test cells.




Fraunhofer IBMT in EC-FET Open Project GLADIATOR

The Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering IBMT is contributing its expertise in the field of medical biotechnology and ultrasound to a new EC project to work on the next generation theranostics of brain pathologies using autonomous externally controllable nanonetworks.



Fraunhofer IBMT auf der BIO International Convention, Philadelphia, USA 2019

Stem cell applications - Application-specific high-throughput production processes revolutionize industrial new drug testing



Fraunhofer IBMT at LABVOLUTION 2019

Fraunhofer IBMT, FIT and Project Center SPT present laboratory technologies and biotechnology iin the mobile epidemiological BSL2 laboratory, mobile EpiLab.



EBiSC2 – The European Bank for induced pluripotent Stem Cells launches a second project phase

Aim is to become a self-sustainable repository for human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSC), extend the existing cell catalogue, and offer additional hiPSC-related services.


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