Lighthouse projects


What turns cells into killer cells?

Our Regensburg-based Division of Personalized Tumor Therapy is searching for approaches for novel diagnostics and personalized treatments against cancer.


German-Australian iCAIR project

iCAIR® (Fraunhofer International Consortium for Anti-Infective Research) is a research cooperation for the development of anti-infective therapies.


Cluster of Excellence for Immune-Mediated Diseases CIMD

Translation of innovative ideas and identified targets into individualized therapies for immune-mediated diseases.


An integrated European “flagship” program driving mechanism-based, animal-free toxicity testing and risk assessment for the 21st century.

High-Performance Center Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering

Aiming to close the gap between basic research on medical devices and first clinical trials – with an emphasis on safety aspects.


EU project MDOT

Development of an open-innovation test bed to support small and medium-sized manufacturers of medical devices in the conformity assessment of their products.



German research project aimed at establishing bacteriophages as an approved drug in the fight against infection.