Innovative High-tech Companies

Max Planck Innovation began its professional support of spin-offs from the Max Planck Society in 1990. Since then, approx. 130 spin-offs have been created, employing a staff of about 3,700 all in high-tech industry sectors.

Affectis Pharmaceuticals AG

Munich

2002

Alacris Theranostics GmbH

Berlin

2008

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc.

USA

2002

AmVac AG

SWITZERLAND

2006

amYmed GmbH

Martinsried

2006

Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

USA

2000

APIT Laboratories GmbH

Potsdam

2003

ARTEMIS Pharmaceuticals GmbH
(now Taconic Biosciences, Inc.)

Cologne/Tübingen

1998

Aurigon Life Science GmbH

Tutzing

2000

Autodisplay Biotech GmbH

Düsseldorf

2008

Biometra GmbH
(now: Whatman Biometra)

Göttingen

1985

Capsulution NanoScience AG

Berlin

2000

Cardior Pharmaceuticals GmbH

Hannover

2016

Cenix BioScience GmbH

Dresden

1999

Creatogen Laboratories GmbH & Co.KG

Potsdam

2002

DeveloGen AG
(now: Evotec AG)

Göttingen

1997

DIREVO Biotech AG
(now: Bayer Healthcare AG)

Cologne

2000

Drug Response Dx GmbH 

Henningsdorf 

2012 

Epigenomics AG

Berlin

1997

Eupheria Biotech GmbH

Dresden

2010

Evotec AG

Hamburg

1993

glyXera GmbH 

Magdeburg 

2012 

GPC Biotech AG
(now: Agennix AG)

Martinsried

1997

Green Pacific Biotech

2008

GreenTec GmbH
(now: Phytowelt GreenTechnologies GmbH)

Cologne

1997

Ingenium Pharmaceuticals AG
(now: Probiodrug AG)

Martinsried

1998

IonGate Biosciences GmbH

Frankfurt

2000

iOnGen AG

Göttingen

2000

JenAffin GmbH

Jena

2007

JenaGen GmbH

Jena

1998

KINAXO Biotechnologies GmbH 
(jetzt Evotec AG)

Martinsried

2005

Lead Discovery Center GmbH

Dortmund

2008

Life Science Inkubator GmbH

Bonn

2007

Lipotype GmbH

Dresden

2012

metanomics GmbH

Berlin

1998

MicroDiscovery GmbH

Berlin

2000

MODAG GmbH

Wendelsheim

2013

MorphoSys AG

Martinsried

1992

nadicom GmbH

Marburg/Karlsruhe

2002

PlantTec GmbH
(now: BayerCropScience AG)

Potsdam
(Monheim)

1996

PreOmics GmbH

Martinsried

2016

Protagen AG

Dortmund

1999

ProteoPlex GmbH

Bonn

2017

proteros biostructures GmbH

Martinsried

1998

Ribocon GmbH

Bremen

2005

RNAx GmbH

Berlin

2002

Scienion AG

Dortmund/Berlin

2000

SUGEN Inc.
(now: Pfizer Inc.)

USA

1991

SuppreMol GmbH
(now: Baxter International Inc.)

Martinsried

2002

Systasy BioScience GmbH

M√ľnchen

2012

terraplasma medical GmbH

Garching

2016

Thermosome GmbH

Martinsried

2010

Toplab GmbH

Martinsried

1993

U3 Pharma AG
(now: Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd.)

Martinsried

2001

Vaxxilon AG

Reichnach (SWITZERLAND) / Berlin

2015

Venneos GmbH

Stuttgart

2014