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CBBS – Center for Biobased Solutions

Located at the TUHH

Our Team

Our team consists of researchers, technicians and technical assistances headed by Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Garabed Antranikian. The offices and labs of the CBBS are located on the campus of Hamburg University of Technology in the buildings F and C.

Our Research

Extremophilic microorganisms for application in environmentally friendly industrial biotechnology is the focus of our research. In an interdisciplinary manner we develop processes starting from high-throughput screening to large scale fermentation.

Our Mission

The development of intelligent bioeconomy concepts will play a pivotal role for the future developments, aiming at the production of new biobased materials, pharmaceuticals, biopolymers and chemicals for various applications.

Upcoming Events

28 Aug – 01 Sep, 2022 Biocat – 10th International Congress on Biocatalysis in Hamburg

Since 2002 we have been organizing the biocat conference series, which focuses on the rapidly evolving fields of biocatalysis and industrial biotechnology. The preceeding International Congresses on Biocatalysis held in 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018 in Hamburg attracted participants from over 40 countries.