On the 25th of May, the largest network event for life sciences and healthcare industries in the German capital region once again came to life for the 14th time, for Bionnale 2016 . As we too belong to this city, we are pleased to summarise the highlights of what happened there…
This free event, which belongs to the Life Science’s week of Berlin as well as Labiotech Refresh, has no reason to be jealous of other big events across the Europe.
In fact, over 900 attendees from more than 25 countries were present in the Ludwig Erhard Haus. All are representatives of Biotech & Pharma industries – in addition to Medtech, Academia and other roles, ranging from innovative researchers to business executives.
This year, besides the matchmaking meetings and exhibition booths, three main topics were tackled in particular.
First was on ‘Diagnostics for Drug Targeted Therapies’, which is a major point of personalised medicine.
Now-a-day treatments tend to be more focused on a single gene mutation.