As one of 33 University Hospitals in Germany the University Hospital Tübingen which was founded in 1805 adds to the effective combination of medical treatment of the highest standard, excellent research and teaching.
The NMI Natural and Medical Sciences Institute in Reutlingen is involved in translational research with a life science and material science focus. As part of the Innovation Alliance Baden-Wuettemberg, new technologies are developed here in collaboration with industry and public research sponsors.
The 3R-Center Tübingen for In Vitro Models and Alternatives to Animal Testing was founded in 2020 as part of the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Württemberg (MWK)'s 3R-Network BW. It aims to provide scientists with low-threshold access to novel in vitro models and supports and promotes the exchange and networking of scientists, politicians/regulators, clinicians and the broad public through information, communication and the establishment of training programs and workshops.