What is life science interesting

Life Sciences and Health Economics

  • People work in the healthcare industry
  • Hospitals with around 45,000 beds
  • Technology centers with a focus on biotechnology

Growing life sciences location

Lower Saxony has identified the life sciences and the healthcare industry as growth and key markets. Since 2000, more than 25 percent of all new jobs have been created in the healthcare industry. Strengths lie, for example, in hearing and implant research, technology or surgery, as well as in biomedical technology. In addition, the focus is on infection research, veterinary medicine research and neurosearch - disciplines that create synergies in joint networks at this location and develop a high level of innovation.

Companies benefit from the excellent, existing resources of therapy, technology and research!

Lower Saxony: a growing life sciences location

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The life sciences industry in Lower Saxony

The industry focuses on drug and vaccine research, infection research, diagnostics, (bio) medical technology, neurosciences and veterinary medicine. The location is characterized by an excellent research landscape and an innovative business environment made up of start-ups, SMEs and large companies.

Find interesting locations in Lower Saxony: The business map shows examples of local companies by industry, vacant commercial space and real estate. Research and networks in Lower Saxony are also listed here.

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BioRegioN

BioRegioN is the network for companies and scientists in the life science industry in Lower Saxony.

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Are you interested in research and talent?

In Lower Saxony you will find experts at renowned research institutes - also in the life sciences sector.

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