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The BioRN Lounge is the monthly networking event for members of the BioRN Cluster. We welcome representatives from biotech and life science companies in the BioRN cluster as well as scientists from our research institutes. After a short update of BioRN Cluster activities and news, an invited speaker from the network presents and discusses with the participants, scientific trends, outbreaking techniques, outstanding research and more.

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When: Every last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm

Where: Urban Kitchen in Heidelberg

Upcoming BioRN Lounge:

October 24th


„TransCon™: an innovative technology platform

addressing unmet medical need“

The presentation will include an introduction to Ascendis Pharma A/S, the TransCon™ technology developed by Ascendis Pharma and the application of the technology in hormone replacement therapy and oncology.

Dr. Andreas Philipp Boudier,

Vice President Product Development Support,  Ascendis Pharma A/S

Our Next BioRN Lounges:

  • 28 November 2023, BioMed X, John M. Lindner

Past BioRN Lounges:

June 2023, ZMBH and Max Plank Institute for Medical Research, Kerstin Göpfrich

May 2023, DKFZ and AI Health Innovation Cluster, Klaus A. Maier-Hein

April 2023, LONZA AG, Cristina Grigore

March 2023, National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT), Heidelberg University Clinic, Jessica Hassel

February 2023, CARMA FUND Management GmbH & Innovectis GmbH, Martin Raditsch

January 2023, Sciomics GmbH, Ronny Schmidt

November 2022, NMI Natural and Medical Sciences Institute in Reutlingen, Katja Schenke-Layland

October 2022, Heidelberg ImmunoTherapeutics, Michaela Arndt

July 2022, Tim Edwards, Entrepreneur and Advisor

June 2022, Testa Center, Jesper Hedberg and Dirk Voelkel, Cytiva

May 2022, Mannheim University of Applied Sciences, Rüdiger Rudolf

March 2022, University Clinic Heidelberg, Wolfgang Wick

February 2022, Euro-BioImaging @EMBL, Claudia Pfander

November 2021, Bayer AG, Holger Hess-Stumpp

October 2021, European Vaccine Initiative, Ole Olesen

July 2021, Evotec, Thomas Hanke & Friedrich Reinhard 

May 2021, High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), Fabian Mohr

April 2021, Heidelberg University and HITS, Vincent Heuveline

March 2021, SAP SE, Michael Byczkowski 

February 2021, German Cancer Research Center, Mathias Heikenwälder

January 2021, PAASP GmbH, Martin C. Michel

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