Our development - your solution for practical use

Since 1996, the Institute for Implant Technology and Biomaterials e.V. has been a research and development partner and service provider for the medical technology industry as well as companies and research institutions in related high-tech fields.

The needs of industry in the development of innovative medical products and technologies for new products are the challenges that the IIB e.V. is delighted to meet. By supporting regional industry and cooperating closely with universities, the IIB e.V. makes an active contribution to the future-proof development of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern as a technology location in Germany with international recognition.

Current research projects


30.12.2020, Information video on vaccination against SARS-CoV-2

Information video on vaccination against SARDS-CoV-2 using the BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine COMIRNATY® ►read more


09.01.2020, Ceremonial presentation of the doctoral and habilitation certificates in the University Church of Rostock

Twice a year the University of Rostock celebrates an important academic "holiday". The ceremonial presentation of the doctoral and postdoctoral degrees takes place on January 10, 2020. Last summer semester 134 doctorates were completed, in the current winter semester 2019/20 (until December 31th, 2019) there were 83. The organizers have come up with something special for the celebration. The ceremonial address will not be delivered by an established professor, as is usually the case, but by a young researcher who will receive his doctoral certificate on this day. ►read more

19.07.2019, NDR Nordstory - Studieren mit Meerblick

On 19.07.2019 at 8:15 pm a contribution about the 600th anniversary of the University of Rostock will be broadcast in the context of the NDR Nordstorys. Finja Borowski and Sebastian Kaule from the Institute for Implant Technology and Biomaterials e.V. will be part of the story. ►NDR Mediathek

06.03.2019, Universität Rostock: Warnemünder Forscher testen Herzklappen auf modernsten Prüfstand

Medical devices must fulfil the toughest requirements before they can be used in the human body. With the new heart valve test bench from the Institute for Implant Technology and Biomaterials (IIB e.V.), heart valves can be tested more reliably under realistic conditions than before. ►weiterlesen

18.12.2018, MV1 und Invest in MV: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus-Peter Schmitz wird durch die Wirtschaftsfördergesellschaft Invest in MV zum Wirtschaftsbotschafter für das Land Mecklenburg-Vorpommern ernannt

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is not simply a beautiful holiday destination. It also has a lot to offer economically. In order to make the country attractive to investors at home and abroad, Economics Minister Harry Glawe has now appointed four further economic ambassadors in Marlow. ►Beitrag anschauen

16.11.2018, Universität Rostock: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus-Peter Schmitz mit dem Bundesverdienstkreuz 1. Klasse ausgezeichnet

The Federal President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank Walter Steinmeier, has awarded Professor Klaus-Peter Schmitz, University of Rostock, the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany for his extraordinary commitment in the field of medical technology with the Cross of Merit 1st Class. ►weiterlesen

29.09.2018, Institut für ImplantagTechnologie und Biomaterialien e.V.: Der IIB e.V. präsentiert sich auf der Tagung zur interventionellen Kardiologie in San Diego

Das Institut für ImplantatTechnologie und Biomaterialien e.V. (IIB e.V.) war auf der diesjährigen Tagung „Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics“ (TCT), der weltweit bedeutendsten Tagung im Bereich der Transkatheter-Therapieverfahren für Herz-Kreislauf-Erkrankungen, in San Diego mit einem eigenen Messestand vertreten. ►weiterlesen