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Discover exciting articles on current trends and topics from the world of digital chemistry and health as well as sustainability in our blog and get to know the startups in our ecosystem. Here you will also find information and reports about current programs and events from our network - and of course about our own.
Rapid and fully automated screening, sorting and dispensing of small biological entities
Bionomous is the world’s first provider of AI-powered solutions for screening, sorting and dispensing of small biological entities. It combines innovative micro-engineering design and artificial intelligence to automatically inspect and sort miniature biological entities. The technology was originally developed to handle the eggs of zebrafish (Danio rerio), but it can handle any round entity ranging from 0.6 to 1.5 mm. It has been used to sort xenopus oocytes and embryos, killifish eggs, and even seeds.
Revolutionizing the Chemical Industry: An Interview with NTRDE
In the chemical industry, it can be difficult to keep up with the rapid changes in the markets and the increasing demands for efficiency and sustainability. NTRDE aims to overcome these challenges and help companies in the chemical industry to make data-based decisions and secure their business models in the long term. In the following interview, the NTRDE team explains how the solution works and what benefits it offers.
VITAS automates phone calls using telephone assistants
Founded in 2021, the tech startup VITAS has developed a platform that allows all types of businesses to create their own artificial intelligence-based phone assistants. These take calls on their own and collect all the important information mentioned, which means no more missed calls and the ability to devote time to work without interruption.
The path of healthcare into the digital future - eHealth Symposium 2023 offers new material for discussion
Kaiserslautern. Pandemics, supply chain problems, price explosions - also in 2023, healthcare will be confronted with numerous challenges. How innovative digital solutions can be used to meet them and what current developments and innovations there are to be found in the health sector were discussed again this year at the eHealth Symposium Südwest. The event took place for the 6th time in a row on 25 January 2023 - this time finally outside Zoom and Co at the Business + Innovation Center Kaiserslautern.
Successful R&D partnerships with PosterLab
The startup PosterLab, founded in 2021, shows companies how to properly use partnerships as a strategic growth option. For this purpose, the Mainz/Saarbrücken-based startup offers a unique SaaS platform that enables faster knowledge transfer of early research results between research participants: smart, simple, secure.
Great people, great workshops, amazing startups at the second 5-HT Innovators Club
How to cope with the manifold and complex global challenges chemical and pharmaceutical companies are currently facing? A key for successful innovation is certainly to unleash the power of collaboration within ecosystems. Therefore, we brought together peers from the chemical and pharmaceutical industry to connect and exchange. The second 5-HT Innovators Club hosted Nov 30 till Dec 2, 2022 in Mannheim was a perfect opportunity to be inspired.
Pronary taps the hidden potential of production data
The Darmstadt-based chemical startup Pronary has been developing comprehensive analysis software for data-based process optimization since their founding in 2022. This software enables companies to apply Data Science without programming.
"Sustainability x Chemistry" marking a successful end to our 2022 X-Linker series
The innovation potential of the interaction between the two areas of sustainability and chemistry was clearly illustrated on Friday, November 25, 2022. The fourth and final X-Linker for 2022 was held under the theme "Sustainability x Chemistry" and offered 10 selected startups from around the world the unique opportunity to present their digital solutions for greater sustainability in the chemical industry to 12 significant industry representatives.
Fluxergy makes laboratory testing more accessible
To democratize the world of laboratory testing by making tests more accessible and affordable: That is the vision of Fluxergy, a US-based healthcare startup founded in 2011. With the aim of consolidating this project in Europe, Fluxergy Europe GmbH was founded last year in 2021.
Neste new corporate partner of 5-HT
Neste joins the 5-HT family of corporate partners. Warm welcome to the team. Neste, headquartered in Finland, creates solutions for combating climate change and accelerating a shift to a circular economy. The company refines waste, residues and innovative raw materials into renewable fuels and sustainable feedstock for plastics and other materials. Neste is the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and developing chemical recycling to combat the plastic waste challenge.
Visit of important shareholders at 5-HT
High-ranking visitors at the 5-HT Hub! Today, we had the pleasure of welcoming important shareholders and supporters from business and politics. After a tour of our premises, Stefan Kohl and Dr. Frank Funke outlined previous successes and plans for the further development of our Hub. Further opportunities for networking and support from the guests were discussed.
The Berner Group new corporate partner of 5-HT
We are happy to welcome the Berner Group Team to our 5-HT family of corporate partners. The Berner Group is a family-owned European commercial enterprise. Their vision is: “We keep the world together and moving.” This means that the company is the central B2B trading partner for all materials in the maintenance, repair, and production segments for their customers in the building, mobility, and industry sectors.
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