Numerous partners are supporting the scientists of the Research Center Borstel in their daily work: intellectual properties (IP), technology transfer, political interests and cooperations.



Ascenion provides comprehensive and exclusive Intellectual Property (IP) Asset Management services to the Research Center Borstel. The range of services comprises all activities that form part of modern IP Asset Management, ranging from technology scouting and hunting to equity management and contract follow-up including prosecution and litigation.




The Eurice GmbH offers comprehensive support for the planning and implementation of international EU-funded R&D projects providing support and consultancy for our scientists from the first project idea to the successful completion.



Competence Centre for Genome Analysis Kiel (CCGA Kiel)



Forschungsportal Immunologie Hamburg

Das Forschungsportal Immunologie Hamburg fasst die Aktivitäten der beteiligten akademischen Institute, der Forschungsinstitute und mittelständischen Unternehmen zusammen, als Voraussetzung für ein erfolgreiches wissenschaftliches und wirtschaftliches Netzwerk.



helminGuard - Drug discovery on live worms

Discovery of new anthelminthic agents - Assessment of immunomodulatory side effects of drugs - Custom testing and delivery of Schistosoma mansoni worms and materials for research purposes and vaccine development



Robert Koch Institute and DZK

The Robert Koch Institute is one of the central institutions for health protection in Germany. It serves the Federal Ministry of Health as a central scientific institution in the field of biomedicine. The Institute combines risk research with political advice. Its most important tasks include protection against infectious diseases and the analysis of the health situation in Germany.

Issues concerning the epidemiologiy of tuberculosis and and means of control are cooperatively developed withe the Research Center Borstel (National Reference Center for Mycobacteria) and the Deutsches Zentralkomitee zur Bekämpfung der Tuberkulose (DZK).



„Tierversuche verstehen – Eine Informationsinitiative der Wissenschaft“

Tierversuche verstehen“ ist eine Initiative der deutschen Wissenschaft, koordiniert von der Allianz der Wissenschaftsorganisationen. Sie informiert umfassend, aktuell und faktenbasiert über Tierversuche an öffentlich geförderten Forschungseinrichtungen. Die biomedizinische Forschung dient unmittelbar der Aufklärung grundlegender Prozesse im Organismus und der Entwicklung neuer Verfahren in der Prävention, Diagnose und Therapie von Erkrankungen beim Menschen wie Krebs, Diabetes, Aids und Alzheimer, und auch bei Tieren.



University of Lübeck and Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel

The Research Center Borstel and the universities in Schleswig-Holstein are connected since years by an extensive collaboration in research and teaching. Most of the scientists are involved in the medical and bioscientific training of students in Lübeck and Kiel. Moreover the three partners are connected by the German Research Centers for Infection Biology and Lung Research as well as the Cluster of Excellence ‘Inflammation at Interfaces’. The Liaison Groups Cellular Pneumology (Prof. Cordula Stamme; univ. Lübeck) and Autoimmunity of the Lung (Prof. Dr. Xinhua Yu (FZB), Prof. Dr. Gabriela Riemekasten(Inv. Lübeck) are valuable links.