October 2011

EAPB holds successful Science to Market Conference in Berlin

Science to Market 2011 (S2M2011), the annual conference of the European Association of Pharma Biotechnology (EAPB), was a great success.


Working Group on Licences and Technical Contracts issues a statement on US patent law reform

Following tough negotiations, the struggle to reform US patent law, which had been ongoing for several years, has now ended with a positive outcome.


Germany-wide association for industrial cell technology founded

The Lübeck-based Fraunhofer Research Institution for Marine Biotechnology (EMB) is to become a nucleus for innovative developments in modern cell technology. Scientists working in research institutes and industry founded the German Society Industrial Cell Technology during the second Industrial Cell Technology Congress in Lübeck with the aim of promoting the development of innovative products and services.