NanoBioMed – Life and Materials

Innovative research at the interface of medicine and the natural sciences

The core research area 'NanoBioMed – Life Science and Materials' brings together research activities at Saarland University in the natural sciences and medicine. NanoBioMed focuses on innovative, interdisciplinary research in the fields of medicine, pharmaceutical science, the life sciences and bioinformatics.

The Departments of Biosciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Materials Science and Engineering, Pharmaceutical Science, Physics, Systems Engineering and the Clinical Medicine and Theoretical Medicine sections of the Faculty of Medicine all collaborate closely with the cross-faculty Centers for Human and Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Biophysics, as well as with other external research institutions on campus.

    • nextAID³

      With this project, Saarland University is applying within the framework of the Excellence Strategy of the German federal and state governments.

    • Pharmaceutical Research Alliance

      The alliance provides researchers in the fields of pharmaceutical science, medicine, informatics and materials science with opportunities to work collaboratively together.

    • Young Investigators

      Saarland University's programme to support and foster early career researchers in the NanoBioMed field.

    • Infrastructure

      Research facilities | Large-scale research equipment | Data management

    • The Saar 3R Platform

      Animal experiments: Replace – Reduce – Refine