Trade fair  /  06/04/2018  -  06/07/2018

BIO International Convention 2018

The BIO International Convention, the world's largest biotechnology trade fair, will take place in Boston, USA from June 4-7, 2018.  The Fraunhofer Group for Life Sciences will present its research in the fields of drug development, medical technology, healthy foods, and bio-based economy at the German Pavilion.

At the booth of the Fraunhofer Group for Life Sciences (Booth No. 1501), Fraunhofer ITEM will present latest research results. The focus of Fraunhofer ITEM’s presentations will be on respiratory diseases and infections.

Process development and GMP manufacturing of biopharmaceutical active ingredients

Preclinical model

Early-phase clinical trials


Fraunhofer IBMT and Fraunhofer IZI-BB will focus on the following topics:

Fraunhofer IBMT

Biomedical engineering

Cellular biotechnology (3D bioprinting, pharma)

Cryo and stem cell technology

Theranostics/active implants

Laboratory technology

Biomedical ultrasound


Fraunhofer IZI-BB

On-site rapid test systems

Microfluidics and single-cell technologies

Point-of-care diagnostics platform

Thermoresponsive surfaces

Cell-free protein synthesis platform

Antimicrobial peptides

BIO International Convention
German Pavilion auf der BIO
Fraunhofer Group for Life Sciences