Health and Environment

In all areas of medical, environmental and nutrition research, Fraunhofer provides results that help keep people healthy and make healthcare affordable. Smart assistance systems are an invaluable part of preventative healthcare, diagnostic medicine, treatment and care. Since nutrition, food technology and effective environmental protection also have a major impact on public health, they feature prominently in Fraunhofer research.


We conduct research into:


Medical Technology

Implants, Prostheses, Bioresorbable Materials

Assistance Systems, IT Applications

Pharmaceuticals Development

Regenerative Medicine, Artificial Tissue Models

Nutrition / Food Technology

Biotechnology and Environmental Technology

Gesundheit und Umwelt