BioPark Regensburg GmbH is a cluster management organisation and operates a Technology- and Start-up Centre at the University of Regensburg. The three multifunctional buildings together offer 18,000 m² of high-quality laboratory, office and storage space for companies and institutes in the field of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical technology, analytics/diagnostics and related service providers.
The BioPark is also the center of the biotechnology cluster known as BioRegio Regensburg in East Bavaria. Currently 50 firms are active in the field of life sciences (biotech, medtech, diagnostics, health care) in this region. As a result it has become one of the most important regions for Biotechnology in Bavaria, second only to Munich.
Since 2012 the focus has also been on networking with companies from the health care sector. Under the brand HealthCare Regensburg, BioPark is coordinating the expansion of cluster activities in this area. In Germany, every seventh employer now works in this area. Also in and around Regensburg, this industry has a great potential with sales of 1.4 billion euros. Within the framework of a project supported by the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, the BioPark Regensburg GmbH has developed a Masterplan with recommendations for action and project ideas in the fields of: aging society, specialists & training as well as digitization & health IT.