CeGaT on facebook

From now on you can find us on facebook. Questions, suggestions, comments, praise and of course critical words about CeGaT and the subject gene sequencing can now be expressed directly on the CeGaT facebook page.

Saskia Biskup will try to give answers and inform about current developments.

Boris Palmer visits CeGaT

Boris Palmer zu BesuchTübingens mayor Boris Palmer has visited CeGaT and congratulated the team on winning the German Founder Award.
After a laboratory tour future developments and location strategies were discussed.

For further informationen on his visit please read the article of the Schwäbischen Tagblatt (in German).


Visit of the Sientific Advisory Board

At the annual summer meeting of CeGaTs scientific advisory boards, the managing director Saskia Biskup and Dirk Biskup presented numerous facts and figures of an successful business year. In a relaxed atmosphere current developments, proposals and suggestions were discussed. CeGaT thanks for the important input.

Sientific Advisory Board members Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Berger (left back) Prof. Dr. Sven Perner (left, second back), Prof. Dr. Thomas Gasser (left, thrid back), Prof. Dr. Stephan C. Bischoff (left, third front) and the CeGaT team.

CeGaT wins German Founder Award

CeGaT is the “Best German Start-Up Company 2011″ and wins the most prestigious prize for entrepreneurs (Gründer) in Germany. The well-known Gründer Prize is promoted by Stern, Sparkasse, Porsche, and ZDF.

CeGaT is finalist at the German Founder Award

Today it was announced that CeGaT is one of the three finalists of the German Founders Award in the category “StartUp”. The jury states as reason: “… because the company bundles the know-how of medical professionals, scientists and bioinformaticians, and reaches a new level in the analysis of genomes.”

We are delighted to receive this award, as it is a recognition of the great efforts of the entire CeGaT team. It is for us a further motivation to provide sequencing services at the highest level.