Gold partners

Janssen Janssen

Who we are: Coming soon.

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Silver partners

AbbVie AbbVie

Who we are: AbbVie is a global, research-driven biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative advanced therapies for some of the world’s most complex and critical conditions. In more than 75 countries, AbbVie employees are working every day to advance health solutions for people around the world.

Contact: Dieter Schmidt

Luminex Luminex

Who we are: The company develops, manufactures and markets molecular test systems for clinical diagnostics and the life science industry. The Luminex xMAP® Multi-Analyte, MultiCode® Real-Time PCR and Multiplex PCR technologies deliver cost-effective and rapid results to clinicians and researchers. Luminex's technology is in use in leading clinical laboratories as well as major pharmaceutical, diagnostic, biotechnology and life-science companies.

Contact: Jörg Willuhn

R-Biopharm R-Biopharm

Who we are: R-Biopharm AG – innovative, reliable and proven solutions from a single source

We have developed innovative products in the field of clinical diagnostics as well as for food and animal feed analysis since1988. Laboratories, hospitals and food producers throughout the world appreciate our high quality and customer-oriented solutions. Starting from a business with 6 employees, the company founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors Dr Ralf M. Dreher has developed R-Biopharm AG into an international biotechnology company. Our continuing growth and responsible management repeatedly made us the winners of the „Sustainability Award“ for sustainable action. R-Biopharm AG is still managed by its founder and combines development, production and sales under a single roof.

Contact: Dr. Andreas Simons and Dr. Katharina Wystub-Lis

Roche Roche

Who we are: Roche employs around 15,900 people in Germany in the pharmaceutical and diagnostics sectors. The major operating companies are represented at the three sites in Grenzach-Wyhlen (Roche Pharma AG), Mannheim (Roche Diagnostics GmbH, Roche Diagnostics Deutschland GmbH, Roche Diabetes Care GmbH and Roche Diabetes Care Deutschland GmbH) and Penzberg (Biotechnology Competence Centre, Roche Diagnostics GmbH). The focus is on the entire value chain of the Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics divisions: from research and development to production, logistics, marketing and sales.

Contact: Dr. Marcel Jung

Seegene Seegene

Who we are: The company specializes in in-vitro diagnostics and uses its pioneering R&D activities to turn innovative concepts into products. Since its foundation in Seoul in 2000, Seegene has developed a variety of innovative technology platforms. With these cutting-edge molecular diagnostic technologies applied to diagnostic kits and other tools, Seegene has enhanced the sensitivity and specificity of PCR to unprecedented levels. Seegene provides multiplex PCR products which target and detect genes of multiple pathogens simultaneously, saving testing time and cost.



Who we are: TIB MOLBIOL - a ISO 13485 certified  company - provides for more than 25 years custom oligonucleotides and qPCR kits to customers worldwide.
ModularDx kits: Combine six and more assays in one multiplex qPCR for use in high-throughput screening - with an ultimative flexibility through the option to exchange assays. Kits cover respiratory and other pathogens. Available through Roche Diagnostics.

Contact: Olfert Landt

Bronze partners

Alere Alere

Who we are: The company's innovative and holistic diagnostic systems and health management solutions help healthcare professionals and patients around the world to make faster and better decisions and achieve better medical outcomes. Improving access to health care is not only an ideal goal, but can also mean the difference between life and death for real people.


altona Diagnostics altona Diagnostics

Who we are: Founded in Hamburg in 2007, the company aims to develop and commercialize real-time PCR-based assays and molecular diagnostic test solutions in the field of infectious diseases. altona Diagnostics offers a broad range of complete, CE-IVD marked real-time PCR kits. We focus especially on emerging pathogens and on the development of customized solutions.


Cepheid Cepheid

Who we are: The company's goal is to enable molecular diagnostic testing of any patient specimen on a centralized or disseminated basis, thereby enabling medical providers to identify and treat diseases early, increasing opportunities to improve patients’ survival and quality of life. Cepheid is committed to providing high quality products and services that consistently meet or exceed customer expectations.



Who we are: The healthcare and diagnostics company strives to make advances towards greater certainty for its customers by providing cutting-edge technology. HOLOGIC works to achieve both incremental and transformational progress to improve patients' lives. The company's core offerings are Breast & Skeletal Health, Diagnostic, GYN Surgical and Medical Aesthetic Solutions.


Siemens Healthineers Deutschland Siemens Healthineers Deutschland

Who we are: Siemens broad spectrum of immunoassay, chemistry, hematology, molecular, urinalysis, and blood gas testing systems, in conjunction with automation, informatics and services, can serve the needs of laboratories of any size – today and tomorrow.

Contact: Eva Wilkniß

An activity of:

Deutsche Vereinigung zur Bekämpfung der Viruskrankheiten e.V. Deutsche Vereinigung zur Bekämpfung der Viruskrankheiten e.V.

Who we are: The "Deutsche Vereinigung zur Bekämpfung von Viruskrankheiten e.V." (DVV) was founded in Berlin on 31 August 1954 as an interdisciplinary instrument for doctors and scientists in practice, clinic, research institutes and health authorities. It is supported by the Federal Ministry of Health, the health ministries of the federal states, scientific societies and socially committed foundations and organisations. In addition, the DVV is supported and financially supported in fulfilling its statutory tasks by the Fördererverein zur Bekämpfung der Viruskrankheiten.


Gesellschaft für Virologie e.V. Gesellschaft für Virologie e.V.

Who we are: The "Gesellschaft für Virologie e.V." (GfV) pursues the goal of promoting virology in all fields by increasing and exchanging knowledge in the field of virology research, especially in German-speaking countries. This is to be achieved, among other things, through scientific conferences, the promotion of publications and cooperation with other scientific societies. The society promotes academic teaching and education as well as professional training. It provides advisory services to scientific institutions, research supporting organisations and political and social bodies in so far as scientific aspects of virology, academic education and professional training are concerned.



Who we are: MEDEORA GmbH supports the Clinical Virology Network in all technical terms. We also take care about the contractual arrangements with the sponsors and financial settlement.

MEDEORA GmbH (a University Hospital of Cologne spin-off) is a privately owned company for more than 12 years. Our specialization is the development of individual solutions for the needs of pharmaceutical industry and medical science.

Our products include software solutions for the management of biological samples and patient data and the implementation of scientific research projects and pharmaceutical studies.

As an ISO 9001 certified company we place great emphasis on structured and sustainable processes.

Contact: Dr. Norbert Schmeißer

Paul-Ehrlich-Gesellschaft für Chemotherapie e.V. Paul-Ehrlich-Gesellschaft für Chemotherapie e.V.

Who we are: The Paul-Ehrlich-Gesellschaft für Chemotherapie e.V. (PEG) was founded in May 1967 in Frankfurt/Main and aims to form a regional association of human and veterinary physicians, natural scientists and those who support these interests and are interested in chemotherapy, its basics and its application. The Society aims to promote research and teaching in these fields by exchanging experiences, organising scientific events and joint scientific research.