Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB

The Fraunhofer IGB develops and optimizes processes and products for the business areas of medicine, pharmaceutics, chemistry, the environment and energy. We combine the highest scientific quality with professional know-how in our competence fields Interfacial Engineering and Materials Science, Molecular Biotechnology, Physical Process Technology, Environmental Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, as well as Cell and Tissue Engineering – alwayswith a view to economic efficiency and sustainability. Our strengths are to offer complete solutions from laboratory to pilot plant scale. Customers benefit from the constructive cooperation of the various disciplines at our institute, which is opening up novel approaches in fields such as medical engineering, nanotechnology, industrial biotechnology, membrane processes and wastewater purification.

Close and successful collaboration with the Institute for Interfacial Engineering at the University of Stuttgart, the participation in outstanding national and international research networks and an excellent infrastructure with accredited laboratories ensure scientifically founded and technologically qualified results. In addition to contract R&D, we offer analytical and testing services of reliable and constant quality fulfilling international standards. Furthermore, Fraunhofer IGB was granted manufacturing authorizations for cell therapy products for autologous transplants and offers manufacturing capacity in compliance with GMP guidelines. The determination of biological parameters using cell-based assays is performed according to GLP.