ABOUT US

CBmed, an Austrian funded competence center, links excellent research infrastructure, scientific expertise, medical knowledge, national and international industry partners for systematic medical biomarker research.

CBmed brings together scientific experts with leading pharmaceutical, diagnostic, medical-technology and IT industry partners. In addition, CBmed has a strong network in the area of Biobanking including the largest Biobank in Europe, Biobank Graz, and the European Biobanking network BBMRI-ERIC. CBmed research projects will identify new biomarkers, validate potential biomarkers and conduct translational biomarker research for products to be used in clinical practice.

CBmed will develop easily applicable, targeted, minimally invasive biomarkers for better diagnosis, better therapy monitoring and a more personalized treatment of patients.

OUR VISION

Our vision is to enable applied precision medicine, driven by scientific excellence and global partnerships for patient care and cure.

This will be achieved by integrating cutting-edge technologies with international and interdisciplinary expertise in the fields of cancer and microbiome research. Together with our scientific and industry partners, we will develop solutions and products for patient care and cure.

50

Employees

191

Employees
of cooperation partners in 2021

8

Million €
annual research volume

5

Patents and Inventions

571

Publications

57

PhD & Master thesis

32

National and international scientific partners

46

National and international industry partners

  • Identifying new biomarkers

  • Validating potential biomarkers

  • Conducting translational biomarker research

Research projects

CBmed Projects aim to develop easily applicable, targeted, minimally invasive biomarkers for better diagnosis, better therapy monitoring and a more personalized treatment of patients.

Chief Scientific Officer » Thomas Pieber
Chief Financial Officer » Robert Lobnig
Scientific Lead Precision Medicine Technologies  » Barbara Prietl
Scientific Lead Cancer Research for Precision Medicine »  Thomas Pieber
Scientific Lead Microbiome Research for Precision Medicine » Vanessa Stadlbauer-Köllner
CBsolutions Director of Business Development »  Sandra Djuric
Head of Core Technologies » Barbara Prietl
Head of Human Resources » Angela Jacan
Head of Finance & Controlling » Elke Pacher
Head of Total Quality Management » Thomas Kroneis 
Head of Purchasing »Isabell Dolznig

The COMET Center CBmed is funded within COMET – Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies by the Federal Ministry of Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology (BMK), the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs (BMDW), Land Steiermark (Styrian Business Promotion Agency – SFG) and Land Wien (Vienna Business Agency – WAW). The COMET program is executed by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG).

CBmed GmbH Center for Biomarker Research in Medicine
Stiftingtalstrasse 5   8010 Graz   Austria   office@cbmed.at   +43 316 385 28801