The area of bio-medicine is widely acknowledged to be one of the growth markets of the century. In its capacity as an interdisciplinary field of expertise biomedicine links contents and questions on experimental medicine with the methods of molecular biology and cell biology. Molecular and cell-biological bases of life and its pathological changes form the core of the work.
The aim of bio-medicine is to scientifically investigate the causes of sickness in order to develop effective treatment and prevention. Proteomics covers research into proteoms – the sum total of all existing proteins in a cell under defined conditions.
The "BioMedizinZentrumDortmund" promotes the foundation of businesses to develop first-class technologies for commercial applications at the interface of bio-technology and microsystems techniques in combination with work on bio-information and medical information.