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Medicine of the future

The close collaboration among leading global players, renowned scientists, first-class hospitals, and an innovative startup community make the capital region one of the world's leading healthcare and life sciences locations.

Interdisciplinary networks, highly skilled specialists, technology transfer, and disruptive technologies are decisive factors when it comes to transforming scientific insights into innovative products for the global healthcare market.


Industry focuses

biotechnology, pharmaceutical industry, medical technology, medical care facilities


Key Player

Takeda Pharma GmbH, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bayer Pharma AG, Berlin-Chemie AG, BIOTRONIK SE & Co.KG, Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, Siemens AG, Sanofi Deutschland GmbH, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Vivantes Netzwerk für Gesundheit GmbH, Klinikum Ernst-von-Bergmann, Klinikum Neuruppin, getemed AG (selection)


Number of companies

ca. 21.875*


Number of employees

ca. 390.022*


Selection of regional networks/associations

DiagnostikNet-BB, BioTOP Berlin Brandenburg, Berlin-Brandenburg Center für Regenerative Therapien (BCRT) (selection)


Trade fairs & conferences

DMEA - Connecting Digital Health
Berlin Health Week


* Sources:

innoBB 2025, Annual Report

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